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Sherry Yang

Sherry Yang

Rebalance Ep 14: Faster History & Pairs Trading

Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community. In our 14th episode we’re happy to share: Faster history requests and documentation updates! We put several new features in production aimed at improving your user experience. Recently our team increased the speed of history requests, added “type-trees” to documentation […]

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    Rebalance Ep 13: Kalman Filter & New Competition

    Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community.  In our 13th episode we’re happy to share: Our second Alpha Streams contest, the Liquid ETF Competition, is live and accepting submissions through mid-December! At the same time, we are working on enhancing our alpha streams submission review process. […]

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    Rebalance Ep 12: Alt Data & Uncorrelated Returns

    Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community.  In our 12th episode we’re happy to share: Fresh alternative data! We have new data from the US Energy Information Administration, Federal Reserve, and the Chicago Board Options Exchange. It’s free and accessible to all users. The energy data […]

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    Rebalance Ep 11: Probabilistic Sharpe Ratio

    Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community.  In our eleventh episode we’re happy to share: Our new Alpha performance metric, the Probabilistic Sharpe Ratio, is live! The PSR displayed with your backtest results is the confidence the Sharpe Ratio is greater than 1 based on the […]

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    Rebalance Ep 10: New Integrated Research

    Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community.  In our tenth episode we’re happy to share: Our New Research Environment is Live! We’ve launched a deep integration of QuantConnect with Jupyter Lab! The new research environment lets you access project files from Jupyter to analyze your algorithm […]

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    Research Evolved: Integrated Notebooks

    Today we’re launching a deep integration of QuantConnect with Jupyter Lab to give you a powerful new tool for your alpha research. The dynamic, iterative nature of Jupyter Lab is an evolutionary leap for the quant process. When combined with the power of QuantConnect’s cloud and 400TB of data, the new QC research environment is […]

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    Rebalance Ep 9: Alpha Five & Boot Camp

    Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community.  In our ninth episode we’re happy to share: The Alpha Five competition opened last week! We will be awarding a total prize pool of $27,500 to the top 15 algorithms. Competition guidelines are out! Check out the Alpha Five […]

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    Alex Otsu

    Introducing Alpha Five – Our First Algorithm Development Competition

    We’re excited to announce Alpha Five, our first algorithm development competition. It is a natural extension of Alpha Streams, which we launched with the original vision of creating a marketplace where funds could license community-made Alphas instantly. By creating a marketplace, developers can connect directly with funds who are looking to leverage the breadth of […]

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Join Us in London at The Quant Conference 2019

    On November 1st, our CEO, Jared Broad, will be speaking on a panel at The Quant Conference 2019. The Quant Conference is an event dedicated to discussion of and education on current trends in quantitative finance, attended by a mix of students, industry leaders, academics, and investors. Jared will be participating in a panel called […]

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    Rebalance Ep 8: Alpha Contest & Wallet Widget

    Rebalance is a weekly flash briefing of new features and updates for you, our QC community.  In our eighth episode we’re happy to share: A Big Announcement! QuantConnect will open its first Alpha Streams competition in October. To participate, implement an algorithm using one of the 5 ETF universe modules we released last week. You […]