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"Once you stop learning, you start dying"

Albert Einstein

Two decades of solving problems using Machine Learning

Key Historic Developments.

Machine Learning - testing

Start researching financial markets with Machine Learning (ML).


Traditional Systematic models

ML Unsuccessful. Traditional systematic models traded applied.


Technology reaches tipping point

Technology advances sufficiently to re-introduce ML.


Live testing

Swiss family office commission live trading - results exceed all expectations.


Institutionalise the business

Wakett Malta established to Institutionalise the business and integrate Complex Event Processing (CEP).


FCA Regulation

Wake Trade Technologies established and becomes an FCA Appointed Representative of Apollo Multi Asset Management LLP.


Eagle Fund launched

Cayman Fund launched in USD, EUR and GBP with multiple fee structures.


Finex FCA Principal

Wake Trade Technologies becomes an FCA Appointed Representative of Finex LLP.

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Team background

The team is made up of specialists from a wide range of fields.

Trained in the fields of Biology, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics and Computer Sciences.

Backgrounds in Academic Research, Applied Research in Medicine, Investment Management, Telecommunications, Operations and Investment Banking.

Machine Learning


Retinal data analysis


The diversity of the team is broad, with experience ranging from family offices focused on capital preservation through to $30bn systematic hedge funds targeting risk.

The core team have known and worked with another for almost a decade.

Leadership team

Manuele Marini

Manuele Marini
- Head of Investments & Research -

CEO & CIO, Co-Founder leads the investment research, responsible for developing the IP, systems and trading implementation from inception.

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Arno Kitts

Arno Kitts
- Non Executive Director -

Non Executive Director providing oversight and governance.

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Laura Zordan

Laura Zordan

Co-Founder & combined COO/CRO is responsible for all operational and oversight functions of the business.

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Maurizio Ziraldo

Maurizio Ziraldo
- Head of Development -

Co-Founder & Head of Development is responsible for developing, improving and maintaining the code for the research and trading algorithms.

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