Hedge Fund Space: Quad Capital’s Beautiful Office at 77 Water

Quad Capital

Quad Capital, a proprietary trading firm, was looking to rebuild its office after its building was shut down from Hurricane Sandy. With the services of an esteemed architect and consultant, Quad built something exciting. Much of the space is built like a typical hedge fund space with trading desks. Quad’s new trading space is in amazing office for its people to work and never leave the office. 

New Trading Space

Specialty features include:

  • a kitchen where a private chef prepares all meals
  • a relaxation room with ambient lighting and massage chairs
  • private bathrooms
  • two training rooms
  • two large trading area

The 20,000 rsf installation was built over 2 floors. An interior staircase connects the hedge fund space. The staircase also adds drama to the new trading space.

Crown Architecture and Consulting

The floors were designed by the architectural firm, Crown Architecture & Consulting. Crown provides vertically integrated model offering:

  • Architecture
  • Due Diligence
  • Code Consulting
  • Expediting

It manages to do all this and still deliver a superior aesthetic and an appreciation for high design.


the dining area of an executive office space
Dining Area
Partner Office
New Trading Space
New Trading Space
a staircase leading to the second level of an office building
Internal Stair Case

77 Water Street

77 Water Street is an extremely unique building with 2 very whimsical and and unexpected features:

  1. There is a WW I era fighter plane on the roof
  2. There is 19th century wild west candy store replica on the ground floor.

Ironically, only tenants that are situated in buildings on floors with a vantage point that can peer onto the roof of 77 Water can appreciate what this unexpected feature.

The building is close to Pier 11, which less than a 5 minute walk away, where you will find the ferry. The building is a 10 minute walk to numerous subway lines such as the 6,4,5,N,R,J&Z.

Numerous Restaurants and Hotels Nearby