Business in Vancouver: D-Wave bringing quantum computing to finance

Nelson Bennett

"Quantum for Quants project will apply quantum computing to understanding complexities of financial markets

Some of the greatest minds in quantum computing, mathematics, economics and finance are teaming up to take a quantum computing approach to understanding the complexities of how financial markets behave.

Vancouver’s D-Wave systems Inc – the world’s first commercial quantum computing hardware company – has partnered with a quantum computing software firm, 1QB Information Technologies Inc., and a team of mathematicians, economists and finance industry wizards from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Deutsche Bank Securities and the CME Group to launch Quantum for Quants."

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