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Is Deep Learning used in Trading?

Is Deep Learning used in Trading?

Deep Learning is a very successful trading strategy right now.  Download whitepaper now > In this paper, we tackle some key questions for CIOs and portfolio managers : Is deep learning being used right now? What are the leading firms using it? What is the intuition here? Why does it work so well in social […]

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Big Data Brother: Power of Trading in the Hands of a Few by Tommi Vuorenmaa

Big Data Brother: Power of Trading in the Hands of a Few by Tommi Vuorenmaa

Tommi Vuorenmaa, a speaker at our up coming Trading Show New York has provided an article on automated and high-frequency trading from his perspective. Tommi A. Vuorenmaa, PhD, is the Founder/President of “Triangle Intelligence,” a company advancing startup projects related to high-frequency trading (HFT) research and new ways to algorithmic development (e.g. http://hft.exchange). Previously, Tommi worked as […]

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General Interest

Free Visitor Pass registration now open for Trading Show Chicago 2016

Free Visitor Pass registration now open for Trading Show Chicago 2016

 THE TRADING SHOW CHICAGO 2016: DOWNLOAD YOUR VISITOR TICKET NOW If you’re a stakeholder in the quant and algorithmic trading industry, Trading Show Chicago 2016 (May 18-19 at Navy Pier) is a must-attend event. Your free pass gives you access to the buzzing exhibition hall, which year by year is growing with new and innovative […]

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Learn how can we improve HPC research and applications in finance at Trading Show Chicago

Learn how can we improve HPC research and applications in finance at Trading Show Chicago

Algorithmic trading and high-performance computing have always been closely linked together. This has never been truer than in today’s environment, where cost-effective high-performance systems are an essential ingredient for capturing that ever-elusive alpha. Brian Peterson, Partner & Algorithmic Trading Lead, DV Trading , will kick off the HPC World track at Trading Show Chicago 2016 […]

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Big Data

Five featured sessions you can’t miss at Trading Show West Coast

Five featured sessions you can’t miss at Trading Show West Coast

The Trading Show West Coast is more than just a business strategy conference – it’s a marketplace for stakeholders across the West Coast quant and trading communities to make new contacts, learn about new products and ultimately conduct business. Book now to attend > Featuring several hours of networking opportunities with leading quants, traders and […]

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LIVE FROM THE EVENT: Bloomberg on derivatives pricing in the new world

LIVE FROM THE EVENT: Bloomberg on derivatives pricing in the new world

Written by on October 7, 2015 in Big Data, Quant with 0 Comments

The first session of the Quant and Big Data stream at this year’s Trading Show New York was kicked off by Fabio Mercurio, Head of Quantitative Analytics at Bloomberg, with his session on features and challenges of derivatives pricing in the new world. Fabio started off with explaining the difference between derivatives in the ‘old world’ and derivatives in […]

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High-Frequency Trading

“2 Fast 2 Furious Need 4 Speed (HFT) Antidote”

“2 Fast 2 Furious Need 4 Speed (HFT) Antidote”

Written by on March 21, 2016 in HFT with 0 Comments

Author: Tommi A. Vuorenmaa, PhD / 18th of March, 2016 (Contact: tommiavuorenmaa@triangleintelligence.com )   This is Part III in the (7/.V) article series “In the Hands of a Few” (ITHOAF) with a touch of Tokyo Drift of the action movie series “The Fast and The Furious” (F&F). Too much drift can be deadly: Saleen Automotive Inc. an American […]

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Trading Show Chicago 2016 brochure now available

Trading Show Chicago 2016 brochure now available

On May 18-19, 1,000+ delegates from hedge funds, trading firms, prop shops, banks, brokers, trading venues, regulatory outfits and financial service providers will convene at picturesque Navy Pier for Trading Show Chicago 2016. Download the brochure > This event has cemented its place as the premier gathering for the algorithmic trading community by consistently featuring […]

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New Trading Strategies

Back-to-the-Future Portfolio Construction

Back-to-the-Future Portfolio Construction

New Techniques in multi-period optimization Kartik Sivaramakrishnan is a Senior Researcher at Axioma. In his role as a senior researcher, Kartik develops second-order mixed-integer portfolio models and interior point algorithms and associated software for solving these models in a high performance computing environment. He also researches the applications of these models in improving the investment process […]

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Hosted trader voice & telephony services: “Leveraging the cloud”

Hosted trader voice & telephony services: “Leveraging the cloud”

Written by on March 17, 2015 in Cloud Trading, Featured on app, New Trading Strategies with 0 Comments

The IT landscape in consumer and business markets has changed with advances in connectivity and networking technologies enabling cloud services. Financial services firms are embracing solutions that are delivered over the cloud, as they strive to reduce IT costs, increase functionality, scalability, flexible working and improve business continuity. A cloud hosted trader voice and telephony […]

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Bitcoin

Imperialistic Democracy of Bitcoin: Power of Money in the Hands of a Few

Imperialistic Democracy of Bitcoin: Power of Money in the Hands of a Few

Written by on December 14, 2015 in Bitcoin, Trading with 0 Comments

The following is an excerpt from Tommi Vuorenmaa, President of Triangle Intelligence’s article “Imperialistic Democracy of Bitcoin: Power of Money in the Hands of a Few”. Tommi’s full article can be read here. This article is essentially the second chapter in the series “In the Hands of a Few.” It is recommended, but not mandatory, […]

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List of the Top 5 Disruptors in Finance

List of the Top 5 Disruptors in Finance

     The financial services space is ripe for disruption. With the rapid advancement of new technology and the proliferation of innovative new start-ups in Silicon Valley and around the world, there are a number of promising young companies poised to change the financial landscape forever. Here, we highlight the pick of the litter.The companies […]

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Cyber Security

Exchange Insight with Yusuf A. Azizullah – Cyber threats for exchanges

Exchange Insight with Yusuf A. Azizullah – Cyber threats for exchanges

Written by on February 10, 2015 in Cyber Security, Exchanges, Featured on app with 1 Comment

    We have interviewed Yusuf A Azizullah, CEO, Global Board Advisors Corp (GBAC) as part of our series of Exchange Insights in the run up to the 10th annual World Exchange Congress, where Yusuf will be leading a seminar on cyber threats for exchanges. Download the interview here. During our research many exchanges have […]

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Lloyds and US Governor team up as Cyber Insurers

Lloyds and US Governor team up as Cyber Insurers

Written by on October 8, 2014 in Cyber Security, Trading News with 0 Comments

Lloyds and Tom Ridge combine to offer a new cyber security insurance policy. Financial companies are not serious enough about their cyber security, and the service offered by cyber insurers are not comprehensive enough. That was the message given by American Governor Tom Ridge, former Homeland Security Chief to the President of the United States, […]

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Clearing + Settlement

How CCPs Can Better Protect Themselves And Their Clients

How CCPs Can Better Protect Themselves And Their Clients

Written by on September 29, 2014 in Clearing with 0 Comments

Central Counterparties are critical of recommendations made by the financial services firm JP Morgan This month, financial services firm JP Morgan released a white paper, recommending that all CCPs and clearing members commit to an ‘additional recapitalisation fund.’ This will be held in escrow by an intermediary party (i.e. a central bank or a government […]

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Exchanges

Integrating new exchange technology, mergers, and future technology opportunities

Written by on June 1, 2015 in Exchanges, Technology with 0 Comments

Integrating new exchange technology, mergers, and future technology opportunities Daniel Gramza, President, Gramza Capital Management, Inc. Ivan Takev, CEO, Bulgarian Stock Exchange Ali Çöplü, CIO, Borsa Istanbul Rob Smith, Trader, T3 Live Bruce Wisner, Senior Trader, Equity & Options, WTS Proprietary Trading Group Dan Gramza is President of Gramza Capital Management, Inc. and DMG Advisors, […]

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The who’s who of connectivity and data centers

The who’s who of connectivity and data centers

Written by on May 29, 2015 in Exchanges, HFT, Reports, Technology with 0 Comments

We have compiled a list and directory of some of the top connectivity providers who are revolutionizing the speed of automated trading. Download the report here The top five firms with fiber products Fiber networks enable information to be sent through fiber optic cables from one trading hub to another. This was the first method […]

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Quant

Efficient Capital Management on using quant for skill detection and commodity traders

Efficient Capital Management on using quant for skill detection and commodity traders

Written by on March 28, 2016 in Quant, Reports, Trading with 0 Comments

Marat Molyboga is the Chief Risk Officer and Director of Research at Efficient Capital Management, LLC, and a member of the Executive Committee. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Finance at the Illinois Institute of Technology Stuart School of Business. Mr. Molyboga began his career at Efficient in 2001 as a Research Analyst. From […]

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iRageCapital & QuantInsti on quant trading in Asian markets

iRageCapital & QuantInsti on quant trading in Asian markets

Written by on January 26, 2016 in Quant, Reports, Trading with 0 Comments

Rajib Ranjan Borah is a co-founder and director at iRageCapital & QuantInsti. At iRageCapital, Rajib designs high frequency trading strategies for various asset classes – especially helping generate significant volumes in the options derivatives segments of key Asian exchanges. At QuantInsti, Rajib works with exchanges and other institutions to design education programs – in addition […]

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Spot Trading discusses traditional investing, computer-based trading and more

Carlos Saez joined Spot in 2005 and has served as Chief Investment Officer since 2009. Carlos has over 15 years of proprietary trading experience. He is responsible for overseeing the firm’s proprietary trading businesses, including Trading, Equity Research, Automated Trading and the Financial Engineering functions. In 2008, Carlos held the Director of Trading role at […]

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Juniper Networks and Dimension Data discuss high performance data center computing

Andrew Bach has been Chief Architect for the Financial Services Team at Juniper Networks, Inc. since June 2012. Prior to joining Juniper, he was SVP, Global Head of Network Services, at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE Euronext) where he was responsible for planning the company¹s worldwide networks, voice and cellular services, and led the […]

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