Algo Trading Webinar Series with Yves Hilpisch
Part 1: Python and Historical DataOct 24
Tuesday, 24th October 2017 12:00 - 13:00 GMT
Part 2: FXCM's REST APINov 14
Tuesday, 14th November 2017 12:00 - 13:00 GMT
Part 3: Strategies and indicatorsDec 05
Tuesday, 5th December 2017 12:00 - 13:00 GMT
Looking to dive into the world of algorithmic trading?
We’ve teamed up with Yves Hilpisch*, a seasoned quant trader to bring you an exclusive 3-part Algo-Trading webinar series to teach you about the value of FXCM’s free historical data and how it can help you build an automated strategy using FXCM’s new REST API.
Part 1: Python and Historical Data
- Python for data analysis
- Pandas for time series management
- Downloading and using tick data from FXCM
- Visualizing tick data from FXCM statically & interactively
Part 2: FXCM’s REST API
- FXCM RESTful API
- FXCM Python API wrapper
- Retrieving historical data
- Working with streaming data
- Placing orders
Part 3: Strategies and indicators
- Calculate typical technical indicators and pandas
- Visualize technical indicators interactively
- Formulate trading strategies
- Vectorize backtesting of trading strategies
- Formulate simple automated trading strategies
As part of the series, Yves will provide an introduction to Python!
One of the most commonly used coding languages in the Quant world.
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