We are seeing the use of AltData in many areas from Quantitative Finance to realtime actionable intelligence that executives need to make strategic, and sometimes tactical actions. Discretionary and systematic asset managers are finding useful features in alternative data. ● Are these lists of “In Demand” jobs their own AltData? ● Number of Datasets continue to grow.
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#TraderTerminology: ►Long/Short◄ A model which takes long and short positions often aiming for an equal share of capital on each side. https://t.co/84zakO2Uhh
#TraderTerminology: ►Long-Only◄ A model which only takes long trades - Risky if the market suddenly takes a downturn. Hence it is suggested that this kind of model is hedged or turned into a long/short model. https://t.co/PH66mymVrT
Goldman is seeking to hire engineers to help traders automate. Those wanting to move over really should have some experience like building algos on CloudQuant! https://t.co/qqhBys0a0E
#altData news for 8/21: The use of AltData from Quantitative Finance to actionable intelligence is growing. ● Are these lists of “In Demand” jobs their own alternative data? ● #AI and AltData continue to overlap. ● The number of Datasets continues to… https://t.co/BLXSnhgL6m
#TraderTerminology: ►Long◄ Buying shares on the assumption that the price will rise putting you in profit. https://t.co/6FF5vL87R9
ML/AI News covering Towards Data Science's Weekly Selection, US and China Jockey for AI Lead, Bloomberg Uses Predictive Intelligence in Corporate Credit, Ideas on pricing alternative data and Neueda & Levyx bring Python into big data era. https://t.co/Qn7p4nsRvT
#TraderTerminology: ►Large, Medium and Small Cap◄ Based on Market Capitalization : Small cap = $250 million-$2 billion, Mid cap = $2-$10 billion, Large cap = $10 to -$100 billion. Used to represent Large Established vs Small companies. https://t.co/jzyftFnGRM
#TraderTerminology: ►HFT or High Frequency Traders◄ are traders running algorithms which can see other peoples trades entering the market and race ahead of the trade buying and selling, in order to make a penny or two in the process. https://t.co/8thBu4o3S6
#TraderTerminology: ►Emerging Markets◄ Countries which are developed but still have a great deal of positive potential. Whilst a number of their top companies are US listed the easiest way to trade these countries is via an ETF like EEM. https://t.co/2Ant3vdalz
CloudQuant Thoughts: Technology skews towards the wealthy white male and so it is obvious that AI data will skew too. It is imperative that all people involved in creating AI/ML give regular thought to whether or not their systems may be displaying a bias. #DataScience
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