Beacon is born from decades of collective experience

Mark Higgins and Kirat Singh started Beacon Platform to share their lessons learned from almost 20 years of experience developing trading and risk management systems for Bank of America Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs. Beacon Platform delivers the robustness and flexibility of these powerful tools in a next-generation, cloud-native platform, so that you can get more value out of your R&D.

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The only platform you need

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Make your firm more agile

End-to-end platform boosts developer productivity, enabling them to quickly build, test, and deploy models, analytics, and applications.

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Increase ROI on R&D

Enterprise-grade cloud infrastructure, modern data science foundation, and comprehensive set of models and analytics provide core functionality to build on.

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Build apps in days

Web application framework and rapid prototyping tools abstract browser stack and allow quant developers to focus on business value.

2.5x

Reduction in 5-year total cost of ownership versus building in-house

160x

Reduce calculation time from 8 hours to 3 minutes by spinning up thousands of processors

45

Minutes to run 30-year xVA simulation on 200,000 positions on 10,000 cores, which cost $72

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