Every QuantConnect initiative has the same goal: empowering quants. We’ve been quietly working on another project that will disrupt the status quo and further that goal. Now we’re excited to announce that QuantConnect has created a plug-in that renders our powerful LEAN engine compatible with the Bloomberg™ Desktop API (DAPI). We call this specific plug-in […]
QuantConnect is committed to leveling the financial playing field for you. So we’re launching index options and a new options margin model. This allows you to employ the most popular options strategies on SPX (S&P 500), NDX (Nasdaq 100), and VX (the Cboe Volatility Index or VIX) and backtest hedged option strategies. Special shoutout to […]
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Today, we announced the launch of Datasets, and the end of data onboarding as you know it. QuantConnect Datasets is a true end-to-end integration that allows alternative vendor datasets to be spun up and applied effortlessly, enabling quants to harness a data feed with a single line of code. With Datasets, quants can now go […]
In the latest installment of Idea Streams, we walk you through how to build and backtest a trading strategy that shorts technology companies that are featured in news articles regarding privacy concerns.
At QuantConnect, we are always looking for ways to improve quants’ experience across all aspects of our platform through timely updates, new features, and responsive quant-support. To the shared end of making quants lives easier with the best tools, we’ve released LEAN CLI for those quants using, or looking to use, LEAN, the standard-bearer for […]