University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign and RCM-X deliver top technology for student development
RCM-X, the trading technology subsidiary of RCM Alternatives, and University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign announced the implementation of RCM-X's state-of-the-art strategy development software in the trading technology lab at Illinois
CHICAGO - Oct. 31, 2019 - PRLog -- Trading technology labs are imperative to student growth and development and are especially valuable for post-graduation employment. RCM-X is supporting the development of top talent through programs such as their University Program with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Margolis Market Information Lab. Known as a top research university, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is ranked the #5 best Financial Engineering Program by the TFE times and is the ideal location to expand this program and provide data, technology, and development resources for soon-to-be graduates.
The University of Illinois' Master of Science in Financial Engineering (MSFE), which is a joint degree program between Gies College of Business and The Grainger College of Engineering, uses RCM-X's proprietary Strategy Studio trading technology and tick data and database technology provided by OneMarketData for the Margolis Market Information Lab. This state-of-the-
"Furthering education and equipping the marketplace with knowledgeable employees are cornerstones of our mission at RCM-X. Through our University Program, we are helping provide real market experience to students at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, kickstarting their opportunities to hit the workforce running after graduation,"
The Margolis Market Information Lab, which is located inside Gies College of Business, offers students hands-on exposure so they can master the same state-of-the-
"Data and technology like this invaluable for our students. As a university, we provide the time, support, and education to lead them on the greatest path for success, but it's tools like the ones that RCM-X and OneMarketData provide that gives them the upper hand once they leave our campus," says Morton N. Lane, Ph. D, Director, Master of Science in Financial Engineering Program at The University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign. "We strive to be the best, and provide the best for our students, and this technology gets us one step closer to that goal."