Winton is a global investment management and data science company. Founded in 1997 by CEO David Harding, Winton’s business utilises computing technology to apply mathematical and statistical methods to the field of investing. The firm aims to help clients meet their investing goals by building intelligent, long-term investment systems that evolve as markets change.


As a systematic investment manager, Winton uses tools drawn from data science and advanced technology to identify subtle patterns in the behaviour of financial markets. Winton’s investment funds are all underpinned by the same philosophy: the belief that the movement of markets can be practically modelled and forecast to a valuable degree using modern scientific and computing methods.