Frequently Asked Questions

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What is proprietary trading?

Proprietary trading refers to trading activities with the use of the firm's own capital, as opposed to client's funds.

Is Polaris Digital Management a hedge fund?

In simple terms we are not, because we do not accept external funding like typical hedge funds and we have no external capital or investors.

Does Polaris Digital Management offer internships?

Yes, we are always seeking interns to help them gain real-world exposure and working experience. Please contact us for additional information.

Is your company heavily technology focused?

Yes, we are. Polaris is heavily driven by the latest technology and big data to keep us competitive.

What is Market Making?

A market maker or liquidity provider is a company or an individual that quotes both a buy and a sell price in a financial instrument or commodity held in inventory, hoping to make a profit on the bid–ask spread, or turn.

What can I expect working at Polaris Digital Management?

Driven by results, but with a fair work-life balance allowing each employee to adapt accordingly to their ambition and personal/family needs. We have a focus on team-work and knowledge sharing to promote growth in a flat working culture to ensure there is no silos.