Daily Archives: August 26, 2011

Alternative Investing Summit

Alternative Investing Summit http://tinyurl.com/3b9jn7mDecember 4-6, 2011 The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, Dana Point CA Register by October 21, 2011 and save $400 The Alternative Investing Summit will bring together trustees and representatives of institutions as well as money managers and consultants to explore the roles of alternative opportunities and strategies. Participants and delegates of this alternative investment…

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Programming Parallel Computers

Programming Parallel Computers It’s a source of some frustration to me that we have made no real progress in understanding how to program parallel computers. I have some new ideas on why this is so (apart from the economics) but in the meantime want to bring to you attention a book that I wrote some…

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2011 – 31.2% Return, 1.3 Sharpe, US Equities. We are a Trading system Development company looking for hedge fund partnership / seed capital.

2011 – 31.2% Return, 1.3 Sharpe, US Equities. We are a Trading system Development company looking for hedge fund partnership / seed capital. We have developed a number of long / short US equity models which are based on non directional statistical modelling – volatility / volume based. Currently interested in speaking with hedge funds.…

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Data Segmentation Technique – Financial Modeling

Data Segmentation Technique – Financial Modeling There are 6 financial ratios which are to be used in order to predict the probability of liquidation for defaulted firm. Since the data set has only 239 records, i need some technique/methodology to predict the dependent variable using all the 6 financial ratios. I tried using logistic regression…

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Any ones knows the papers or the scholar research about big data? I only know one paper ‘Starfish: A self-tuning system for big data analytics’ in CIDR2011!

Any ones knows the papers or the scholar research about big data? I only know one paper ‘Starfish: A self-tuning system for big data analytics’ in CIDR2011! —– quite lengthy paper from McKinsey but interessting. Sorry if that is not what you are looking for, wasn’t sure but thought to post it in case you…

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Trading system UI refresh issue

Trading system UI refresh issue I am new in the trading domain, and developing desktop trading system. Here we have to update the live data in grid. Since quotes can be changed with any number of time in a second. Does there is any standard design to address this issue? Which and how much trade…

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Algorithmic trend detection methods

Algorithmic trend detection methods Trend detection is the corner-stone of many trading strategies. In my research I have found that accurate classification of the current trend (up, down, sideways) is as important as the entry/exit rules on which strategies are based. Currently I am using a naive approach to trend detection – the gradient (or…

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Twitter Updates for 2011-08-26

New blog post: Is trading really a probability game? http://t.co/DK7ajAq # HOW DO YOU START A PROFITABLE TRADING BUSINESS? Read more NOW >>>

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