About us

SpreadCharts.com was founded in 2012 by Pavel Hála in Hong Kong (as Spread Charts Limited). Jan Rohrbacher and Jiri Kveton joined the company in 2013 and headquarters moved to Prague in the Czech republic. Shortly after the company in its current legal form (SpreadCharts s.r.o.) was established in Prague.

We are a small team of professionals who use the knowledge from academic sphere in the financial markets. We combine the rigorous approach in science with extensive experience in the real world finance. We’re making customized studies and analyses based on our proprietary set of algorithms for hedge funds, brokers and other financial firms. We also developed and maintain sophisticated application for commodity futures and spreads analysis on app.spreadcharts.com.

SpreadCharts s.r.o. is a licensed market data distributor of CME Group Inc.

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Pavel Hála – Founder, Head of Research

 

Pavel Hála graduated in Theoretical physics and Astrophysics from Masaryk university in Brno, Czech republic. In his early scientific work he focused on multiwavelength study of active galactic nuclei. Since then he spent few years applying most advanced methods of artificial intelligence (Deep learning, ConvNets) to large scale spectral analysis of astrophysical objects. He’s an active participant in the financial markets since 2007. His focus is algorithmic trading using futures spreads and ETF options strategies, where he makes use of his rich experience in data mining. His core approach is quantitative analysis of fundamental and price data. He served two years as a member of the Advisory Board at the Charles Bridge Global Macro Fund, where he was working on development and optimization of options strategies.

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Jan Rohrbacher – CFO

 

Jan Rohrbacher graduated from University of Economics in Prague with major being international trade in the area of derivatives and risk management on financial markets. He continued his studies on prestigious Arizona State Univeristy. He has been many years active trader of options, futures and stocks. He gained his experience in brokerage company XTB where among others he was responsible for developing trading platforms for derivatives management. He currently serves as a member of the Advisory Board at the Charles Bridge Global Macro Fund, where he’s overseeing development and execution of options strategies.

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Jiri Kveton – Research analyst

 

Jiri Kveton graduated in Theoretical physics and Astrophysics from Masaryk university in Brno, Czech republic. He’s one of the leading young scientists in the field of Nonlinear Sciences. He has extensive knowledge of data mining techniques and database handling. These methods can be sucessfully applied in finance. That’s because financial markets exhibit the same deterministic chaotic behaviour as various natural or astrophysical phenomenons. Jiri is currently working on his Ph.D. research about Nonlinear processes in accretion disks.