The Full Workflow Behind Developing a Quantitative Trading Strategy

The process of strategy development is that of turning ideas into money. There are numerous steps in between, many of which are unknown to people entering into the space. We talk about the common workflows for turning ideas into models, evaluating models, constructing risk constrained portfolios, and executing profitable trades. …

Steps to Becoming a Quant Trader

Lucrative salaries, hefty bonuses and creativity on the job have resulted in quantitative trading becoming an attractive career option. Quantitative traders, or quants for short, use mathematical models to identify trading opportunities and buy and sell securities. The influx of candidates from academia, software development and engineering have made the …

An indicator that’s ‘90% accurate’ suggests hidden strength in the stock market

The U.S. stock market may feel particularly risky right now, as major indexes have been volatile throughout 2018 and there are a number of headwinds that investors are monitoring, but things may not be as bad as they seem. There are multiple signs of equity strength going on below the …