Rajeev Ranjan is a business economist, financial markets in the economic research department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. His research interests include high speed trading, algorithmic trading and trading related policy issues.
Ranjan started his career in 2006 with GH Financials as a point and click trader, trading Short Sterling interest rate futures at LIFFE before transitioning to algorithmic trading. Prior to joining the Federal Reserve in 2010, Ranjan worked with Chicago-based proprietary trading firm, DV Trading (a division of Rosenthal Collins Group) as an algorithmic trader/programmer and quantitative researcher.
Ranjan received a masters degree in finance from Illinois Institute of Technology's Stuart School of Business, Chicago. He received his bachelors degree in information and communication technology from DA-IICT (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology), India.