Month: June 2020

Developing a Real Life Fully Automated Trading Algorithm Using Interactive Brokers and Python

In this article I will describe how our backtested algorithm can be used in live algorithmic trading. My broker provides me with the TWS (Trader WorkStation)¬†API which is the solution that I use to build my trading application, obtain market and view account details such as open positions and available cash. The basic idea of […]

This Trading Algorithm Landed Me in the Top 10 on Quantopian

Quantopian is a Boston-based company that aims to create a crowd-sourced hedge fund by letting freelance quantitative analysts develop, test, and use trading algorithms to buy and sell securities. All members can compete against other members in a series of contests called the “Quantopian Open.” Anyone can join the site and enter the contests. Quantopian […]