About us

The Mission

EQDerivatives is the premier provider of volatility derivatives and alternative risk premia news, research and event content for investors, portfolio managers and service providers.

We connect and educate the leading thinkers in the space globally by delivering the latest strategies from the practitioners buying and structuring investments.

EQD+ Subscription

Digital Commentary & News

Every day, our online subscription service details the key strategies, trades, allocations and personnel moves at the major buyers and sellers of volatility instruments and alternative risk premia systematic solutions.

EQDerivatives Magazine

Our quarterly, digital analysis of the major themes, strategies and people driving the markets is delivered to a hand-picked roster of the top portfolio managers, allocators and market makers around the globe.


MandateConnect is a searchable database of pending, current and historical mandates and RFPs in the core EQDerivatives markets of volatility, quantitative strategies, overlays and related multi-asset innovation.

Drawing on public and private sources, the service identifies specific opportunities and strategy developments within the context of historical flow data.


Unique research and data provide annual deep dives into the precise product preferences, challenges and allocations across alternative risk premia and volatility products. Bespoke, independent EQD research takes an objective look into specific products and strategies.

Journal of Systematic Investing

Attracts and disseminates the latest academic and practitioner research in the space of systematic investing.

Our Other Platforms

Global Conferences

Every year, Global EQD, Europe EQD, Asia EQD, Australia EQD and LatAm ARP draw together leading thinkers and practitioners on our state-of-the-art virtual platform for substantive research presentations, strategy case studies and panel sessions on the latest market views. Centered around specific regions, the events also draw global investors looking to interact with the best of the best.

EQD Investor Network

EQD Investor Network draws leading investors together to share philosophies, approaches and strategies across all areas of investment innovation. This members-only network delivers a peer-to-peer driven deep dive into timely topics for asset owners. Meetings are held quarterly around the globe.

Private Events

Our invitation-only online events allow investors, portfolio managers and the wider industry to connect, share challenges privately, uncover areas of innovation and detail opportunities across asset classes.