A presentation delivered at a joint event with CFA Anthony Clake of Marshall Wace was joined by Colin McLean of SVM Asset Management and Professor Jens Hagendorff for a panel discussion on this topic.
Anthony Clake has been responsible for the evolution of the MW TOPS strategies since their inception in 2001. As the global product manager for MW TOPS, he has overseen the geographic expansion of this investment process across Europe, Asia, North and South America as well as Emerging Markets. In recognition of his contribution to the development of Marshall Wace, Anthony was made a partner of the firm in 2004.
Anthony joined Marshall Wace in August 2001 directly from university following consultancy work with the firm during 1999 and 2000. Previously he studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Queen's College, Oxford. He was elected for the Gibbs scholarship for obtaining the highest marks awarded in preliminary and final examinations.