Rotella Capital Management is one of the original quant systematic CTA’s. Founded in 1995 by Robert Rotella, a pioneer in systematic trading, we apply proprietary quantitative research to managed futures programs in global markets. Our flagship Polaris Program has a track record since 1991. We have a staff of over 40 professionals in two locations- Chicago, IL and Bellevue, Washington (Seattle). Our firm is heavy on research, with most members of that team having advanced degrees in hard sciences, mathematics, or computer science. Our infrastructure includes on-site: Accounting, Legal, Compliance, Trading, IT, and Operations as well.
In its capacity as an asset manager for institutions, fund of funds, and family offices worldwide, Rotella offers several quantitative strategies, directly or through affiliated management companies:
- Rotella Polaris program (Intermediate to Long-Term Trend)
- Rotella Orion program (Short-Term)
- Rotella Eta Carinae Program (Systematic Equity Index Futures)
In both its asset management and proprietary trading operations, the firm seeks to develop a diversified mix of quantitative trading programs with the objective of generating profits across a wide spectrum of market environments.