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Is trading data supplied by non-investable traders worthless? (11)

25 July 2018

In previous episodes we’ve talked about finding the 0.5% of needles in the haystack – they are the most valuable asset. They are the best trading data suppliers. But then: is trading data supplied by the remaining 99.5% worthless? No, it isn’t. There is value to it. Data in trading There’s an information asymmetry when it […]

Setting up a DARWIN Data Science Environment in Windows, Linux & MacOS

Setting up a DARWIN Data Science Environment

30 November 2017

This post describes how to setup a data science environment for DARWIN R&D. Whether you’re a Data Scientist, Quant, Trader, Investor, Researcher, Developer or just someone keen on putting the DARWIN asset class under a scientific microscope, the contents of this post should hopefully give you a sound start. The tools, libraries and datasets referenced herein […]

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