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Sherry Yang

Sherry Yang

Alternative Data’s Rise in Fintech

Alternative data is not a new tool for alpha generation, but the availability of it is. For more than a decade, the sell-side and funds have used nontraditional data to augment their ability to capture alpha. In the last few years, the amount of alternative data collated in raw data sets has grown significantly and […]

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    Pioneering Tomorrow’s Trading

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    Sherry Yang

    Sherry Yang

    From Research To Production Tutorials

    Research to Production is a series of blog post tutorials that make use of QuantConnect’s deep integration with Jupyter Lab to give you a powerful new tool for your alpha research. With this series, you can see how to quickly take your ideas from the research notebook and implement them in an algorithm. You can […]

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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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    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.