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Penn Undergraduate Mathematics Colloquium

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 3:00pm

Susquehanna International Group

Susquehanna International Group


University of Pennsylvania



Susquehanna International Group, LLP (SIG) is a prop trading firm built on quantitatively-driven decision making. In this session, Michael Catalano-Johnson, the Head of SIG’s Quant Research group, will share insight on the application of mathematics to finance, opportunities in the industry, and the impact your research can have on a firm like SIG. This talk will give you the opportunity to ask questions about the classes, work, and research proprietary trading firms look for of new grads.

Michael Catalano-Johnson joined SIG in 2001 working in numerous business units such as Equity Options and Equity Index throughout the firm. Before joining SIG, Michael worked as an Associate at the consulting firm Daniel H. Wagner Associates, and as an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Swarthmore College. He is a graduate of New College of Florida and received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Brandeis University.

We are looking for the best and the brightest to join our research, technology, and trading teams. Curious about SIG’s internship or full-time opportunities? A member of the recruiting team will also be speaking about SIG’s interview process, and the learning and development opportunities that are offered at the firms. Check out the different open positions we have here