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Continuum Analytics

http://continuum.io/

Continuum Analytics develops Anaconda, the leading modern open source analytics platform powered by Python. Continuum’s Python-based platform and consulting services empower organizations to analyze, manage and visualize big data - turning massive datasets into actionable insights and business value. Built on proven open-source technology and easily integrated within existing IT environments, Anaconda allows organizations to make critical business decisions based on their data quickly, easily, inexpensively, and with flexibility. Without having to worry about how to access their data, organizations can free up resources to solve actual problems. Continuum’s founders and developers have created or contribute to some of the most popular data science technologies, including NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, IPython, and many others. To learn more about the Anaconda platform, training and consulting services, visit continuum.io.

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AHL Partners LLP

https://www.ahl.com/

Man AHL is a pioneer of systematic trading, bringing a scientific, empirical mind-set to investing. The firm’s technologists mix mathematics, computer science and vast amounts of diverse data to understand the investment universe, working side by side with the investment teams.

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Pivigo

http://pivigo.com/

Pivigo is a data science marketplace; connecting data scientists on all levels of experience and skill with companies seeking help on projects. Data scientists are able to sign up, engage with the data science community and build their profiles and professional networks on the Pivigo platform, as well as join projects with companies. Pivigo also runs the S2DS – Science to Data Science – data science training programme; a five-week immersive experience supporting the career transitions of MSc’s and PhD’s into data science. Pivigo has already worked with 320 data scientists on 80 projects with clients such as KPMG, Barclays, M&S, British Gas and Royal Mail.

JetBrains

https://www.jetbrains.com/

JetBrains delivers intelligent software solutions that make developers more productive by simplifying their challenging tasks, automating the routine, and helping them adopt the best development practices. PyCharm is the Python IDE for Professional Developers by JetBrains providing a complete set of tools for productive Python, Web and scientific development, available in three editions. The free and open-source PyCharm Community Edition is perfect for pure Python coding. PyCharm Professional Edition is designed for professional Python and Web developers. PyCharm Educational Edition helps novice programmers learn programming with Python easily and effectively.