Stanford Students Aim To Build Billion-Dollar Firm

Jun 23 2006 | 8:31pm ET

Stanford University boasts an impressive roster of entrepreneurial alumnae. Now, two of the university's Ph.D students are hoping to make their mark on the financial world even before they graduate.

Oren Shiran and Stefan Tang have taken leave from the school's computational and financial mathematics program and are utilizing their quantitative skills to manage money in the real world. Last August, the two twenty-something-year-olds launched QMHF Capital Management, a long-short hedge fund that employs a directional-quantitative strategy.


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