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Starting with Quantopian

I have decided to focus the next couple of weeks on learning the Quantopian API and test my strategies there.

There are several reasons for doing this. 249 more words


Always doing something programming

Things I have done since the last post:

The other day I thought that I have so many trading ideas that I would like to test out and to get the programming skills needed to test them out would take a long time… so why not outsource the initial programming, and as I get skilled, I will take over and/or do my own things. 1,042 more words


Look For Judgement

About a week back I was pitched an algo trading scheme that was offering a mostly 12%+ return monthly. There were the past performance figures, with even the odd slip-up. 168 more words


What is it about?

This is my first post where I want to introduce my self and a upcoming blog post series. This blog is about Algo-Trading and about my hobby project. 498 more words

Algo Trading

The joys of being non-technical

I started reading “Successful Algorithmic Trading”, (SAT), after buying it on Friday evening. I slept late. Read some more when I woke up… and then I reached page 51. 894 more words


Still exploring the path to Algorithmic trading

I have looked at several books.

One of the books that I have come across and stands out in my mind, and I am looking forward to reading, is… 220 more words


26 Aug 2015 (AFR) - Did machine traders fan this week's stock market panic ?

(26 August 2015, AFR, p17, by Jonathan Shapiro )

‘The large and violent moves in global equity markets have raised questions as to whether high frequency and algorithmic trading systems¬†exacerbated movements and made financial markets unstable.¬† 40 more words

1.Market Observations