Capital Markets – “Dominant Design”
Traditionally markets have been dominated by active participation from institutional funds, retail investors and quantitative systems. The behavior and dynamics of markets are changing at extremely fast pace. New generation retail investors are participating at record pace in trading and investments through mobile trading platforms offered across the globe from Robinhood in USA to Zerodha in India. New phenomenon like WallStreetBets:Reddit are influencing real time investments in traditional trading to new asset classes like Meme stocks , Crypto currencies and NFTs.
Also, markets are now being influenced and reacting in real time more by personalities from business to politics, which is challenging long standing wisdom of markets. The breathtaking pace of markets need new thinking, technology, and traders. Autonomous Trading is the future of investing, using human knowledge to create intelligent machines. Quantitative and systematic investing has been outperformer for several decades , however in recent years they too have faced challenges due to changing market behavior.