Richard Craib, Founder & CEO of Numerai spoke with FirstMark’s Matt Turck in a virtual fireside chat at Data Driven NYC in January 2022.

Numerai is a new kind of quant hedge fund built by a network of data scientists. It uses its own cryptocurrency to incentivize tens of thousands of anonymous contributors around the world to collaborate to create predictive models. To date, Numerai has raised $27.5M in funding from backers like USV, Paradigm, and others.

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