As Talos CEO, Anton Katz is responsible for leading overall operations and driving strategic initiatives. Before co-founding Talos, Anton was Head of Trading Technology for AQR Capital Management, one of the world’s most prominent quantitative investment firms. Before that, he was Director of Software at Broadway Technology, leading trading technology development projects for dozens of leading banks, asset managers, and vendors. His career began at Microsoft. Anton is an Israel Defence Forces veteran and was a member of the Israeli National Shooting Team. He holds a degree in Computer Science from MIT.
Since executing its first trade in 2019, Talos has become the leading provider of institutional digital asset trading infrastructure having processed over $100 billion in trade volume for more than 100 buy-side and sell-side clients. The company offers an expansive range of services, including a trading platform, lending marketplace, data and analytics, and portfolio and settlement tools, which are available directly or through third-party providers on a white-label basis. It functions as an aggregator, consolidating the offerings of crypto custodians, lenders, dealers, exchanges, and prime brokers to provide institutional traders with a single-point of entry to trading digital assets.