AlgoTest is an algorithmic options trading platform for Indian retail traders. For the first time ever, day traders will be able to trade using the same technology as the top hedge funds and high-frequency trading firms of the world. The company is founded by Raghav Malik (Financial Engineering @ Columbia Univ), an HFT technologist and former options market-maker in the US; and Rajat Jaiswal (IIT Delhi CSE), who built their scalable algorithmic testing platform while still in college.
Rajat Jaiswal is the co-founder, and CTO of AlgoTest, where he along with Raghav strives to empower the Indian retail traders and investors with pioneering tools and technologies for research and execution of their ideas. At AlgoTest, he spearheads all of the engineering efforts to build a scalable and low-latency platform. Rajat graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, receiving his bachelor’s and master’s of technology degrees in Computer Science & Engineering.
Raghav (CEO) started his career as an options market-maker in New York. He then made the shift from trading to technology, building low-latency trading software from the ground up for Indian HFT firms. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from University of Waterloo and a Masters degree in Financial Engineering from Columbia University.