“This recognition reinforces our profile as a law firm trusted by some of the world’s leading quantitative and algorithmic trading firms, and salutes our extraordinary interdisciplinary team, who do this cutting-edge work,” said Lance ZinmanGlobal Chairman of Katten’s Capital Markets and Funds Practice.
He added: “Through our 360-degree integrated approach, we help some of the world’s leading asset managers achieve their business objectives, even in the most challenging market environments, because we understand the full spectrum of factors that affect these companies from the competition for technology and talent and the importance of protecting intellectual property and data security to all the ever-changing global regulations.”
This year’s virtual Quant Service Awards covered the full breadth of providing quantitative fund products and services and again recognized Katten for his track record of providing top-notch, business-savvy advice to dozens of managers. of assets, to the largest quantitative funds and most of the industry’s leading proprietary trading firms, including the early pioneers of these strategies.
Katten was named Best Onshore Law Firm for Startups at the 2020 HFM US Services Awards and shortlisted in the “Best Onshore Law Firm” and “Best Advisory Firm – Regulation & Compliance” categories.
“Our team has been a leader in quantitative and algorithmic trading since its inception. This distinction reflects the best-of-breed experience, deep knowledge and highly commercial approach of the Katten team,” said Wendy E. Cohenpartner and co-chair of Katten’s Investment Management and Funds practice, part of the Financial Markets and Funds group.
Katten is a full-service law firm with approximately 700 attorneys across United States and in London and Shanghai. Clients seeking sophisticated, high-value legal services turn to Katten for advice locally, nationally and internationally. The firm’s main practice areas include trade finance, corporate, capital markets and funds, insolvency and restructuring, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, structured finance and securitization, transactional tax planning , as well as trusts and estates. Katten represents public and private companies in many sectors, as well as a number of governmental and non-profit organizations and individuals. For more information, visit katten.com.
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