Welcome to General Welfare Group

General Welfare Group
611 Enterprise Drive
Oak Brook, IL 60523
P: 630-573-8700


The GWG investment team of financial scientists includes leading researchers from diverse fields such as physics, quantum analytics, statistics and engineering. These experts with world-class mathematical and analytical skills have developed investment models that break the mold of the efficient markets approach and deliver portable high alpha returns.

Using behavioral finance theory, the GWG team has developed an array of advanced algorithmic models that are highly scalable as well as applicable to global markets.

Based in the Chicago area, General Welfare Group was founded by Richard Cooper, a well-known pioneer in the hedge-fund industry.