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Monday, May 16 • 4:00pm - 4:40pm
Quantitative Trading with Machine Learning

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Quantitative Trading is the methodical way of trading. It's a $300b industry, and Quantitative Hedge Funds are considered to be the elite of Hedge Funds. Today, with more and better data and software than ever, the application of machine learning methods on financial data becomes increasingly popular in the industry. In this talk we introduce basic concepts of quantitative trading and showcase a simple example of an application of machine learning to create a quantitative trading alogrithm for Futures.

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Martin Froehler

CEO, Quantiacs
Starting with US stocks in high school, continuing through his mathematics education in Europe, and culminating as head of a private quantitative research firm in Zurich, Martin has over 20 years experience with the markets. As a manager and teacher of new Quants, Martin realized... Read More →

Monday May 16, 2016 4:00pm - 4:40pm PDT