About Us

Archetype Risk Advisors, Inc

Archetype Risk Advisors, Inc. (ARA) is a quantitative alternative investment manager based in New Haven, Connecticut. ARA was established in 1992 and has managed various trading and investment portfolios over the past two decades, whose assets have been deployed in managed futures, market-neutral and long/short equity strategies.

ARA's expertise is in quantitative research and modeling. The company's CEO and founder, Mr. Rajpal Arulpragasam, is a mathematician by training and also has thirty years of experience in the trading and management of fixed income, equity and commodity portfolios. This combination of high-level mathematical skills and hands-on portfolio and risk management experience gives ARA the edge that has enabled it to continue to create unique, but relevant products over the past two decades.

ARA's staff includes seasoned investment and research professionals. Many months of research, modeling and testing precede each product launch so that our actual investment performance will be statistically similar to our modeled results. Portfolios are monitored in real time to ensure that all investment programs meet ARA's rigorous risk / return parameters.