Quantitative Trader

Why Quantitative? – Serious Algorithmic Trading Series (Part 2)

20 March 2017

In case you haven’t already, you may wish to read the first two posts of the Serious Algorithmic Trading Series, here and here. Many individual traders will often hear the term “Quant” and may visualize either: A sharply dressed City trader working in a hedge fund, sat in front of his Bloomberg or Thomson Reuters […]

Advantages of Trading $DWC vs. Other Listed Assets

Serious Algorithmic Trading Series – Part 1

16 March 2017

Can individual traders really compete with large institutions?   This post is the first of a four-part “Serious Algorithmic Trading” series, introduced here. A trader will at one point or another, question how practical it is to compete with large institutions in the same markets. After all, it is “big money” at the end of […]

Serious Algorithmic Trading

Serious Algorithmic Trading Series – Introduction

13 March 2017

You’ll learn how algorithmic trading differs substantially from “automated trading using technical analysis”. The two are in fact entirely different disciplines, as this series will demonstrate. You’ll also learn that contrary to popular opinion, algorithmic trading is not synonymous with “automated trading”, though a large percentage of algorithmic trading systems today are indeed automated. We’ll […]