Saeed Amen

Saeed Amen

Founder of Cuemacro

About Saeed

Saeed Amen is the founder of Cuemacro. Over the past 15 years, Saeed has developed systematic trading strategies at major investment banks including Lehman Brothers and Nomura. He is also the co-author of The Book of Alternative Data: A Guide for Investors, Traders and Risk Managers and author of Trading Thalesians: What the ancient world can teach us about trading today (Palgrave Macmillan).

Through Cuemacro, he consults and publishes research for clients in the area of systematic trading. He has developed many Python libraries including finmarketpy and tcapy for transaction cost analysis.

Major quant funds and data companies such as Bloomberg have been among his clients. He has presented his work at many conferences and institutions, including the ECB, IMF, Bank of England and Federal Reserve Board. He is also a co-founder of the Thalesians.

Saeed is the author of