Proprietary Trading

Kenetic Trading has developed trading technology to execute our systematic cryptocurrency trading strategies. We also offer cryptocurrency based structured products to professional investors.

Blockchain Technology VC

The Venture Capital team invests in equity of Series A / B Blockchain Technology companies.

Proprietary technology and systematic trading strategies for cryptocurrencies

  • High and medium frequency principal trading strategies covering all major digital assets and exchange venues
  • Capturing value from market inefficiencies and pricing dislocations through extensive quantitative research and market intelligence
  • Experienced team of 20+ traders, quantitative strategists and software engineers spanning the globe
  • Best-in-class trading technology developed to implement our trading strategies

Tailored structured product solutions for digital assets

  • Servicing Token projects, Professional Investors, Exchanges, Miners and digital asset related businesses
  • A suite of tailored structured products offering protection, yield enhancement or market exposure
  • Treasury and risk management hedging strategies for company balance sheets and investment portfolios
  • Partnered with Digital Asset custodian Legacy Trust to provide end to end solutions and optimized exposure to digital assets. Available to Professional Investors via our flagship Cryptocurrency Conversion Contract. Contact us at ccc@kenetic.capital for further information

Venture Capital investment in Blockchain Technology companies

  • Strong track record with robust and proven risk management
  • Vast network of opinion leaders, projects and founders for deal sourcing
  • 6 years experience investing in the digital asset space
  • Investing in equity of Series A / B blockchain technology companies
  • Asia focused, investing globally

Jehan Chu

Kenetic Founder
Blockchain Tech VC

  • Advisor to Melonport, QTUM and OpenANX
  • Co-Chairman HK Fintech Association Blockchain Committee
  • Founder, Ethereum HK, Hyperledger community and Co-founder, Bitcoin Association HK

Daniel Weinberg

Chairman
Kenetic Trading

  • 20 years’ experience in Trading
  • Founding member Optiver Global Foundation
  • Member of International Advisory Board FDC, and derivatives advisory committees for HKEX, SGX and KRX
  • Board member of Simple Token Foundation and Airswap

David Wills

CEO
Kenetic Trading

  • Former Managing Director and Head of Asia Trading Och-Ziff Capital
  • Former Chairperson HKEX Hedge Fund Market Council
  • Co-Founder of Caspian

Ben Roth

Head of Trading
Kenetic Trading

  • Former Derivatives Trader & Portfolio Manager at FNY Capital
  • Former Partner at Optiver
  • Member of Sydney Angels and an active early-stage angel investor

Brendan Scott

CTO
Kenetic Trading

  • Trading technology team leader at Optiver Asia Pacific for 9 years
  • Managing Director and CTO of RunGopher – automated conversational messaging

Careers

Kenetic Trading is always seeking high caliber individuals in the following job categories to join our dynamic team. Interested parties should send their CV and cover letter to hr@kenetic.capital.

  • Software engineers with 3+ years experience writing high frequency trading strategies in traditional stock or (preferably) derivatives markets, both making and taking liquidity.
  • You like to make things happen. You want the opportunity to take full ownership of the strategies you write – pricing, design, development, deployment, optimisation and profitability.
  • You’re able to articulate trading ideas precisely, considering architectural impact and development effort, and assessing execution, market and counterparty risk.
  • You can find the balance between delivering clean, testable, reliable code and rapidly deploying new strategies to take advantage of market opportunities.
  • Seeking experienced traders with strong quantitative backgrounds who think in terms of probabilities and expected value.
  • The right candidate will have experience in the design, development, testing and coding of trading strategies.
  • Experience in management of various trading strategies and ownership of P&L is paramount.
  • You will have worked at a top tier proprietary trading firm(s), with bonus points given to those with experience trading in cryptocurrencies.
  • You are comfortable assisting with the design, development and improvement of risk management systems.
  • Software engineers with 3+ years experience in developing clean, maintainable and performant code, developing in python and c++, on linux.
  • Bonus points will be awarded to candidates who have developed websocket connectivity for any of the following cryptocurrency exchanges: Binance, Bitmex, Bitfinex, Deribit, Bitstamp or GDAX, and who can articulate the challenges they faced.
  • You are reliable, take pride in delivering robust software and are willing to be on call to support the systems you develop.
  • You’re able to precisely articulate software concepts and designs.

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