Membership in the Q Group is open to organizations whose business includes the development, analysis or utilization of quantitative research in financial services. The Q Group members reflect the full diversity of the industry and includes commercial and investment banks, investment advisors, insurance companies, brokerage firms, mutual fund companies, alternative investment organizations, consulting firms, endowments, foundations and public and private pension funds. Any organization that adheres to a philosophy grounded in the use of innovative applications in the investment decision process would find great benefits from membership in the Q Group.
To apply for membership, submit a request with contact information to the Membership Director for consideration. Those organizations that meet the criteria for membership will be invited to attend an upcoming Q Group seminar as a guest of the organization. Invited guests are responsible only for their own transportation and accommodation. Subsequent to attending a seminar as a guest, an invitation will be extended to attend the succeeding Seminar at a cost of $3,250. Your organization will then be eligible to be elected as a member of The Q Group. The fee for membership in The Q Group is $6,500 annually and includes a one-person attendance at each Seminar. Members may purchase a second Seminar Seat for an additional $3,250.