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Jupyter Notebook, Python or R Kernel & PortfolioEffect HFT Package

Using Jupyter notebook to develop strategies, do research or monitor your portfolio is a great idea.  Jupyter supports different languages. At PortfolioEffect, our users are currently using R or Python kernel. They directly login through our web browser to see their portfolios. Examples on how to develop strategies and monitor risks are provided. This solution […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]