Python Trading

The low learning curve Python programming language has grown in popularity over the past decade. Data Scientists, algorithmic developers, quantitative financial professionals, and market enthusiasts have helped this become a strong tool for algorithmic research, development, and trading. Python for the trading industry comes with tools including:

  • Jupyter notebooks
  • NumPy for High-Speed Numerical Processing
  • Pandas for Efficient Data Analysis and Time Series Analysis Techniques
  • Matplotlib for Data Visualization
  • TA-Lib for Technical Analysis
  • Tensor flow

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Technical Analysis Library (TA-LIB) for Python Backtesting

Anyone who has ever worked on developing a trading strategy from scratch knows the huge amount of difficulty that is required to get your logic right. ... TA-LIB Turbo-Charges Your Research Loop: TA-Lib is widely used by quantitative researchers and software engineers developing automated trading systems and charts. This freely available tool allows you to gather information on over 200 stock market indicators.
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Understanding Candlestick Bars & Market Data for Beginning Algo Programmers

In this video, we introduce you to Candlestick Bars, a store of Historic Market Data, how to access that data via Pythons Lists and how pointers work in lists.

$GE – Short Term Buy Signal - Piercing the Line

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Technical analysis shows a piercing the line trading signal. This post includes links to source code show how to capture this signal with TA-LIB
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New York, midtown - Experienced Quantitative Portfolio Manager or Strategist

CloudQuant’s Global Systematic Trading unit is seeking experienced Quantitative Portfolio Managers and Strategists for the U.S. equity market.  Ideal candidates will have an MS or PhD in an Engineering or Pure Science discipline from a top…
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Chicago - Experienced Quantitative Portfolio Manager or Strategist

CloudQuant’s Global Systematic Trading unit is seeking experienced Quantitative Portfolio Managers and Strategists for the U.S. equity market.  Ideal candidates will have an MS or PhD in an Engineering or Pure Science discipline from a top…