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Fibonacci Retracement Trading Strategy In Python

Fibonacci trading tools are used for determining support/resistance levels or to identify price targets. It is the presence of Fibonacci series in …

Cryptocurrency

Paper Trading Your Algorithmic Strategies

Sometime back I came across these interesting lines on Trading. “In Trading, relying on hopium is worse than addiction to opium. Your gains will be …

What Are Binary Options?

Binary options are exotic options which were typically available on OTC markets. But now, thanks to the information age, even a day trader or a …

Investing

Portfolio Analysis: Calculating Risk and Returns

<b>Introduction</b><p>The process of trading is a complex one with a number of steps like stocks selection, the formation of strategies, and creation of a …

Modern Architecture

Machine Learning K-Nearest Neighbors (KNN) Algorithm In Python

Machine Learning is one of the most popular approaches in Artificial Intelligence. Over the past decade, Machine Learning has become one of the …

Earnings Announcement Strategies: Extracting Earnings Dates

Earnings announcement events are important events for investors and traders. Earnings results of a company tend to determine the future price …

Python Programming

Modelling Volatility Smile In Python

In this article, you will learn about the origin and implications of Volatility Smile. You will also see how to plot the volatility smile curve in …

How can banking professionals become Quants

Being a banker means a disciplined life, regularity, and a process-oriented mindset, it also means good financial acumen. Combine all of that with a …

Algorithms

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Marketing

Gold Price Prediction Using Machine Learning In Python

Is it possible to predict where the Gold price is headed?<p>Yes, let’s use machine learning regression techniques to predict the price of one of the …

Top 9 Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms

Elaborating a bit on the concept of Cryptocurrency and the blockchain effect before we move onto the central theme. As put in words by Daniel …

Covered Call Strategy using Machine Learning

A covered call is used by an investor to make some small profit while holding the stock. Mostly the reason why a trader would want to create a …

Working Of Neural Networks For Stock Price Prediction

<b>Introduction</b><p>Machine learning has proved to improve efficiencies significantly, and there are many jobs which have been replaced by smarter and faster …

Top Quantitative and Algorithmic Trading Blogs of 2017

We begin 2018 with so much to look forward to. With definitely the best yet to come, let’s take a look at what was fabulous in the year 2017. Here’s …

From A Commodity Analyst To An Algorithmic Trader

Managing research work for commodities involves a day-to-day understanding and charting of the fluctuations in commodity prices. Considering the data …

Stock Markets

Bitcoin Alternatives: Top Emerging Cryptocurrencies

<b>Introduction</b><p>The most interesting technological development of this era – cryptocurrency and the never-ending speculation of its value and future is …

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Algorithmic Trading

<i>Faster than a speeding trade</i> <i><br>Able to leap obstacles in a single instance</i> <i><br>Stronger than manual trading</i> <i><br>Is it a bird?</i> <i><br>Is it a plane?</i> <i><br>No!</i> <i><br>It’s Algorithmic</i> …

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Algorithmic Trading

<i>Faster than a speeding trade <br>Able to leap obstacles in a single instance <br>Stronger than manual trading <br>Is it a bird? <br>Is it a plane? <br>No! <br>It’s</i></b> …

Japanese Candlestick Trading Strategy

By <b>Jay Maniar</b><p><b>About Japanese Candlestick Trading</b><p>It is said that Japanese used technical analysis to trade rice in the 17th century. One such rice …

Tips for Choosing Automated Trading Platform

When going for automated trading platform it is very important to look for some important features before you decide on the automated trading …

Automated Trading on Oanda platform by Dr. Yves Hilpisch

Python has emerged as one of the most popular language to code in Algorithmic Trading, owing to its ease of installation, free usage, easy structure, …

Python Programming

Interactive Brokers with R: Ibrokers Trading API

Interactive Brokers (IB) is a leading U.S.-based electronic brokerage firm. Interactive Brokers offers API solutions in different programming …

Python Trading Strategy in Quantiacs Platform

Algorithmic trading has seen great traction in recent years and the numbers of students, engineering graduates, and finance professionals looking to …

Python Programming

Best Algo Trading Platforms Used In Indian Market

The advent of algorithmic trading has rewritten the rules of traditional broking. With significant volumes on the exchanges now being traded with the …

Trading

Automated Market Making, Its Impact and Regulatory Speed Barriers

<b>Market makers</b> are entities that provide both buy & sell quotes for certain securities. They can also be termed as ‘<b>liquidity providers</b>’. Market …

Who Can Become A High Frequency Trader?

While the broad contours remain the same, this post is written from Indian market perspective.<p>HFT is an extremely technical discipline and it …

Algorithmic Trading for Technocrats and Engineers

Being a pioneer in the field of algorithmic trading education, we often get queries like why should I do this certification? How will it benefit me? …

Evolution of Financial Engineering Courses in India

Changing market structure – and the emergence of Financial Engineering<p>With the fast changing global scenario and increasing competition, large …

Career Opportunities for Developers in HFT and Algorithmic Trading

HFT is generally divided into three categories – Arbitrage, Execution Strategies, and Non-Arbitrage or Quantitative Strategies.<p>Major HFT</b> …

Risk and Asset Management Career Opportunities

A position in risk management is intellectually stimulating. After the market downturn of 2008 risk management has gained prominence in terms of …