We are a boutique search firm specialising in quantitative and electronic trading. We work for top-tier hedge funds and investment banks on global mandates to source the best candidates.


“It might be early days in your search for us but I must say that I am really impressed with the CVs you are providing us. Keep up the good work!”
(Client, Systematic FX, Tier-1 Investment Bank)

“I was having conversations with you that I would normally have with quantitative managers, very surprising and very impressive.”
(Candidate, Quantitative Portfolio Manager, Tier 1 Investment Bank)

“10/10 on the relevance of the candidates CV and fit for team.”
(Client, Systematic Equities, large hedge fund)

“I have used Five Rivers twice and have been very happy as both times they filled the roles immediately. They screen candidates to fit the requirements so that I know my time will not be wasted at interview. They approach assignments with a refreshing level of professionalism.”
(Client, Chief Risk Officer, Medium sized hedge fund)

“We had a hard-to-fill role and had reached deadlock. We brought in Five Rivers and in a very short period of time, they revived the search with very high quality candidates and filled the role. Since then they have become our best performing agency.”
(Client, ETrading, Tier-one Investment Bank)

“Within a short space of time, Five Rivers secured me interviews with top companies in quantitative finance and helped me find a perfect position. They are very well connected, excellent communicators and very good to deal with. If you are looking for a new job I thoroughly recommend them.”
(Candidate, Equity Algo Trading, Tier 1 Investment Bank)

“I had the pleasure of working with Five Rivers recently and I must admit they changed my opinion about headhunters. Their professional approach to the recruitment process combined with good finance and technical knowledge, good spirit and honesty is hard to find.”
(Candidate, Tier 1 Investment Bank)

“Like all good recruitment firms, Five Rivers are knowledgeable, articulate, keen, and driven. However these characteristics are just one facet of rich personalities full of warmth and kindness. Despite focusing hard on building their business, they are in no danger of losing the bigger picture and bound to become a sought-after consultants.”
(Head of Systems Development – Large CTA hedge fund)

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