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Conversations: Effects of Alternative Data Sets on Trading Algorithms

What effect can alternative data sets have on trading algorithms? We asked a few of our teammates and systematic traders what the effect of alternative data sets is on trading algos. We thought we could spread some insight as to why our alternative data is so valuable the also developers. We all start using the […]

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Market Turmoil Generates Opportunity for Proprietary Traders

In these times of market turmoil and volatility, the Kershner Trading Group stands ready to provide traders with a firm built on a strong foundation of significant capital investment, innovation-focused trading technology and decades of experience in the active and proprietary trading space.
Kershner Trading is actively seeking experienced US Equities Traders

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52 Traders Interviews Morgan Slade

The podcast on Massive 30,000 Trades Daily, High-Frequency Quant Trading with Morgan Slade including an interesting breakout trading strategy.

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Deep Dive With JLN: How Can The Financial Industry Draw In The Next Generation Of Talent?

The former trading floors provided a sense of community. Electronic trading communities like CloudQuant provide a bright future for new traders.

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Built in Chicago: Wanna try your hand at high-frequency trading? There's an app for that

Built in Chicago discusses CloudQuant, a Chicago-based algorithmic trading startup, lets anyone try their hand at devising their own strategies.

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Why You Should Always Question The Status Quo — Tradeciety

“If you are so worried about algos, why don’t you look at Python? Read up on it. Cloudquant, Quantopian. The tools are there, the information is there, for free.”

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The next wave of broker innovation will be Crowdsourced algos

The next wave of broker innovation likely will be geared toward democratizing quantitative trading, according to Kershner Trading Group Founder and CEO Andy Kershner. That would vastly expand the universe of high-level quant traders globally, which Kershner roughly estimated stands at perhaps 5,000 today.

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Four Problems with the Sharpe Ratio

If you are an algorithmic trader, developer, or data scientists they you have already heard of the Sharpe Ratio. Many of you use this measurement as your score card for how well your algo performs.

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Risk tolerance, daily habits and trade critiques with Andy Kershner

Trading industry veteran Andy Kershner, the CEO of CloudQuant’s parent company Kersher Trading spoke with Chat With Traders about risk tolerance, daily habits and trade critiques.

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Kershner Trading, CloudQuant’s parent company, is seeking new traders to join our team. From capital to automation, we provide qualified, proven US equities traders with everything they need to practice a more well-rounded and competitive trading strategy.