Author: Stephanie Toper

Princeton R Workshop

  Princeton-PortfolioEffect Algo Trading Workshop Sunday, April 9th from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Princeton, NJ We are glad to announce that this year we are partnering with Quant Trading Conference to deliver an R Workshop. Prerequisite Beginner knowledge of R and finance, college level math with RStudio installed Agenda 9:00 AM          9:30 AM          Welcome […]

PortfolioEffect Utilizes Real-Time Risk Metrics To Create Alpha

Benzinga’s article on PorftolioEffect can be found on this link. We decided to post the article in the blog as it is a good description of what we do. You can vote for PortfolioEffect here on Facebook and Linkedin for 2 votes. PortfolioEffect Utilizes Real-Time Risk Metrics To Create Alpha Brett Hershman , Benzinga Staff Writer   […]

Moving Average Strategy using hft Python package

Package Installation For hft package installation, you will need to have Anaconda2 and JDK installed. Please take a look at the manual. conda install -c portfolioeffect hft Strategy description We use price vector to create a strategy based on moving average. We assume that prices tend to revert to its moving average. Therefore, if the […]

Chicago Python Workshop

Alpha Generation: Controlling Intraday Risk Profile with Python Friday, February 10 2017, 10:30 AM – 5:30 PM [CST] Chicago, 10th of  Frebruary You will learn why the use of high frequency market data is necessary to be able to measure correctly the risk and rebalance your portfolio adequately. You will also learn how to build strategies to […]

Very interesting R and Python Workshops in NYC

During our 2 workshops, we covered how to compute intraday risk, backtest strategies, forecast metrics and optimize your portfolio to get more alpha. We went through classic moving average strategies to comparing high frequency strategies to low frequencies. Attendees from different background have been present from banks to hedge funds to academics. It gave a stimulating […]