Alexander Fleiss

Alexander Fleiss

CEO, Rebellion Research

Biography

RebellionResearch.com’s CEO Alexander Fleiss has spoken about Artificial Intelligence Investing in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Fox News, BusinessWeek, Bloomberg News, MIT Technology Review, Yomiuri Shimbun, Wired, CNBC, Geo Magazine, The Economist and Institutional Investor. Chapter 24 of Wall Street Journal Reporter Scott Patterson’s book Dark Pools is on Mr. Fleiss.

Mr. Fleiss oversees research projects at Cornell Financial Engineering, Berkeley Haas, Rutgers MSQF, Columbia MOF & Fordham Gabelli School of Business and has guest taught at Amherst College for over a decade and Yale School of Management & Yale Law for 4 years. Prior to co-founding RebellionResearch.com, Mr. Fleiss was a Principal at KMF Partners LP, a long-short US equity hedge fund co-managed by John Merriwether of Michael Lewis’ Liars Poker. Mr. Fleiss began his career programming video games & managed an Amherst College-funded Ai research project, then as an analyst & programmer for Sloate, Weisman, Murray & Co which was acquired by Neuberger Berman. Mr. Fleiss developed investment algorithms with the firm’s CEO, Laura Sloate who is now a partner at Neuberger Berman and one of the investors featured in Peter Tanous’ book Investment Gurus & Shake Shack’s seed investor. Mr. Fleiss received a BA Degree from Amherst College.

Applying Bayesian Machine Learning to Long Term Investing
Machine learning has made very little progress beyond short term and high frequency trading, why has the investment method not caught fire?