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Alternative Data News. 31, July 2019

Social Sentiment from SMA predicts $GOOGL stock bump with earnings announcement. The growing merger of FINTECH and Data Science and Alternative Data is getting noticed by seed capital providers. Alternative Data derived from images with K-Clustering. Capital One data breach handled well by their fraud team.

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Industry News: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for December 26, 2017

Never Mind Bitcoin. China Loves AI Stocks …ofit estimates. And yet it’s one of the hottest stocks in China, gaining 117 percent this year as of Dec. 18, thanks to the latest investment craze sweeping the country’s $7.5 trillion equity market: artificial intelligence. Iflytek and other AI-related companies are dominating gains among large-cap Chinese stocks. The […]

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Industry News: Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence News November 20, 2017

AI & ML news covering: Overvalued Markets, crypto-currencies, Quantamental funds, Social Sentiment Deceptions, Hiring of Buy-Side Quantitative Trading, …

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Improving A Trading Strategy

TD Sequential is a technical indicator for stock trading developed by Thomas R. DeMark in the 1990s. It uses bar plot of stocks to generate trading signals. … Several elements could be modified in this strategy. Whether to include the countdown stage, the choice of the number of bars in the setup stage and countdown stage, the parameters that help to decide when to exit and the size of the trade will affect strategy performance. In addition, we could use information other than price to decide whether the signal should be traded.

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Social Sentiment in Trading Algorithms

Bloomberg recently wrote that “It’s no secret that hedge fund managers are always looking for new sources of data that will help them in their never-ending quest to beat the market.” (1) One of the most interesting new sources of data is social sentiment.

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Finding Novel Ways to Trade on Sentiment Data

“Everyone is looking into alternative data sets, sometimes without really understanding their value,” says Dr. Arun Verma, Ph.D.,

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Funds Face ‘Alt’ Data Challenge

Although alternative data sets are helping funds with systematic investment strategies, those funds that employ discretionary strategies are finding it harder to separate the new trading signals from the noise.