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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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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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Technologies for building and buying infrastructure

Technologies for building and buying infrastructure

      Dr. Pravil Gupta, CTO, Quadeye Securities, has been designing, developing and delivering complex high-performance software for 20 years. Quadeye specializes in quantative trading, and has presence in multiple markets and asset classes across the globe. We were glad to have Pravil present on “Identifying new technologies for building and buying infrastructure” at […]

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Predicting Stock Prices based on Internet Sentiment

Predicting Stock Prices based on Internet Sentiment

Randy Saaf is Co-Founder and CEO/CIO of AlphaGenius Technologies, LLC. AlphaGenius is a technology and investment management company that captures and processes proprietary behavioral, sentiment, leading indicator and company/industry trend data from social web sources such as Twitter, Facebook, and Blogs. We were glad to have Randy present on ” Twitter based strategies and how […]

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Sentiment Analysis: Media vs Social Media

Sentiment Analysis: Media vs Social Media

Written by on October 14, 2014 in New Trading Strategies, Social Media Trading with 1 Comment

Social media can’t revolutionise the field of sentiment analysis for trading… yet. Relatively recently, I wrote an article on the revolutionary impact that Twitter could have on stock market trading. The post generated a lot of interest. It got plenty of views, and sparked a couple of very active debate on LinkedIn – along with the […]

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Infographic: The Growth of Mobile Trading

Infographic: The Growth of Mobile Trading

Written by on September 29, 2014 in Mobile Trading, New Trading Strategies with 0 Comments

How many traders now use mobile devices to play the stock market? Decades ago, traders dreamed of a mobile device that would let them keep track of their investments on the go, and allow them to buy and sell shares, any time or place. Now that this technology is readily available to us, how many […]

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Cloud Technology: an Unparalleled Trading Experience

Cloud Technology: an Unparalleled Trading Experience

Written by on September 29, 2014 in Cloud Trading, New Trading Strategies with 0 Comments

The demand for cloud technology has always been there. But now it’s becoming possible. Are you in the cloud, or are you just making use of cloud technology? Every industry has companies who claim to know the difference, but don’t. Trading is no different. The easiest distinction to make between the two is that, if you […]

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What Is Smart Beta?

What Is Smart Beta?

Written by on September 25, 2014 in New Trading Strategies, Smart Beta with 0 Comments

Defining one of trading’s more elusive terms. Smart Beta (also known as strategic beta, advanced beta and alternative beta) is a concept that people struggle to clarify. Ever since I first became interested in financial trading, I’ve been trying to wrap my head around it, but the majority of articles that I’ve found have either […]

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When The White House Exploded: Twitter and the Markets

When The White House Exploded: Twitter and the Markets

Written by on September 18, 2014 in New Trading Strategies, Social Media Trading with 3 Comments

The significance of Twitter in the world of trading Over a year ago, the Associate Press tweeted: ‘Breaking: Two Explosions in the White House and Barack Obama is injured.’ The tweet was taken down almost instantly. It later transpired that AS’s account had been hacked by a group known as the Syrian Electronic Army, previously […]

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