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Alex Otsu

Alex Otsu

Top Machine Learning Libraries for Python

Machine learning has emerged as an immensely popular discipline in computer science, revolutionizing how data is used across all industries. In turn, Python has become the lingua franca of machine learning thanks to its simple syntax and excellent data handling capabilities. But with over 1/3 of the repositories mentioning machine learning on GitHub written in […]

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    Pioneering Tomorrow’s Trading

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Meet Our QuantCommunity – Cheng Peng

    QuantConnect has a diverse, skilled, global community of quants, computer scientists, engineers, students, and data scientists. We are proud to be able to gather so many great minds to work together on our platform and provide them with access to numerous traditional and alternative data sets to create the alpha-generating signals available in our Alpha […]

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Powered By LEAN: Ternary Intelligence

    In the next edition of our Powered By LEAN blog series, we feature Pavel Paramonov, Ph.D., Chief Science and Technology Officer at computational finance company Ternary Intelligence. Pavel recently spoke with our CEO Jared Broad to help us learn more about his company and perspective on the market, how LEAN helps with backtesting and strategy […]

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Our New Quantpedia Strategy Library

    When we launched our Algorithm Framework in May, it was an exciting update for our community to leverage “drag & drop” modules of code that can alleviate inefficiencies in algorithm development. In a parallel effort to provide quants with more strategy examples, we are pleased to announce our integration with Quantpedia and to showcase our […]

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Powered By LEAN: Abbington Investment Group

    In the next edition of our Powered By LEAN blog series, we feature Charles (Chuck) Waite, Chief Technology Officer of boutique independent wealth management and investment management firm Abbington Investment Group. Chuck spent some time with our CEO Jared Broad to discuss his firm’s investing strategy, how QuantConnect simplifies their operations & much more! Broad: What’s […]

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Powered By LEAN: DropShot Capital

    As an open-source community, we can stretch to the limits of where our members take us. That’s why we’re launching our newest blog series, Powered By LEAN, that tells the stories of the hedge funds that are using QuantConnect and running on LEAN, our proprietary trading engine. LEAN offers many benefits to funds, including it’s […]

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    Raul Pefaur

    Raul Pefaur

    Rotating Inversely Correlated Assets – NIFTY and USDINR

    Over the last 15 years the economy of India has boomed and it has been reflected in the NIFTY index. The NIFTY has grown 7x since 1998 as the country has grown its exports. According to the UN the one of the primary exports of India are high value services which contributes 30% to their […]

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    Jared Broad

    Founder & CEO

    Backtesting with a REST API

    We’re deprecating the GIT-API and replaced it with a powerful REST-API that allows you to create, update and backtest projects all via URL. To kick it off we are open sourcing new tools for visual studio that tap into this API and submit a backtest from Visual Studio.

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    Raul Pefaur

    Raul Pefaur

    Harnessing the Twitter API for Sentiment Strategies

    In this project we will be writing an application which downloads tweets from Twitter. We are continuing our journey leaning C#, as we started with our Yahoo Finance data downloader. Twitter has a REST API that allows us to  search for tweets, users, timelines, or even post new messages. We will use an incredible C# Twitter Library […]

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    Raul Pefaur

    Raul Pefaur

    Downloading Yahoo Finance Data with C#

    The following post is the first in a series by Raul Pefaur on Learning C#. Over the last month Raul has taught himself C# with a variety of projects, tutorials and books which he will describe to help others on their journey to using C# for finance. Raul has a Master of Finance and lives in Santiago, […]