Loss Aversion (Behavioural Finance)

Hedging DARWIN Portfolio Risk with $DWC

18 July 2017

In this blog post, we’ll discuss how DARWIN Investors can diversify away some of the excess risk posed to their portfolios by Loss Aversion, a common and well-researched phenomenon in behavioural finance. In particular, we’ll discuss why it makes sense to include DARWIN $DWC in a portfolio that’s partially or entirely composed of loss averse […]

$DWC 1-Minute Differenced Series

Mean Reversion Tests on DARWIN $DWC

9 July 2017

In a previous post – Quantitative Modeling for Algorithmic Traders – we discussed the importance of Expectation, Variance, Standard Deviation, Covariance and Correlation. In this post we’ll discuss how those concepts can be applied to DARWIN assets. As a practical example, we will employ a series of statistical tests to assess if DARWIN $DWC is […]

Real-Time Trader Sentiment

$DWC – A Real Time Sentiment Index & Security

5 July 2017

Fundamental and Technical trading indicators have long been used as a proxy for market sentiment. But by definition, these indicators have always lagged the movements they’ve been used to forecast. With the advent of “Big Data”, social data too has joined the ranks, e.g. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, with various attempts being made to harness any […]