At the time of writing, the WebSim™ information contained in this document is consistent with the WebSim™ website. Since the website is subject to change, in cases where there exist inconsistencies between this document and the website, the terms of the WebSim™ website will govern the most updated and current processes of WebSim™. For the most up-to-date version of WebSim™ and the terms applicable to use of WebSim™, please go to https://websim.worldquantchallenge.com or its successor site.
Registration at WebSim's™ official website is required to obtain the full functionality of the tool, and to have access to the WebSim™ support team. Successful alphas may, in certain cases, be considered for inclusion in actual quant trading investment strategies managed by WorldQuant.
WorldQuant has established a Research Consultant program for qualified individuals to work with our web-based simulation platform, WebSim. This program gives consultants the flexibility to create alphas in their own physical and intellectual environment. This is a particularly ideal pursuit for individuals who are undertaking college education as well as those who are ambitious and highly interested in breaking into the financial industry.
Qualified candidates are those highly quantitative individuals who typically come from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) programs. Actual majors and expertise vary and may include Statistics, Financial ...