Trading tools

There are thousand tools in the market to trade and perform backtesting. Trading view ( It’s very social, they promote people to share their strategies, their findings etc. The difficult thing is to find people who really have the right criteria (this takes a lot of time). Other detail I love is that you can … Read more

Trading videos

Algunos videos sobre conceptos concretos de trading: Cómo dominar los soportes y resistencias: Cómo dominar las medias móviles: Cómo dominar los niveles de Fibonacci: Cómo dominar el RSI: Cómo dominar la nube de Ichimoku: Cómo interpretar el volúmen: Some videos with specific concepts related to trading:

Trading, tabla de indicadores

He construido una tabla sencilla para entender cuales son los indicadores básicos que después se utilizan combinados en distintas estrategias. En el fichero excel describo los parámetros y comportamientos básicos de cada uno: Indicadores de trading

Hello world in quantitative trading

Since I started on this field the focus has been to be able to build a set of I found this training course with the slides posted, where Michael Halls-Moore explains the basis of the backtesting with Python and Pandas. Things to remind Taxonomy of trading strategies: forecasting, mean reversion, momentum and high frequency trading. … Read more

Learning when to “sell”

I learned some time ago that it is more difficult to define when to sell than when to buy. Now during the learning process about trading I learned a couple of tips. Both of them are basic and valid for long term investment. Check the average of 200 days and when the value of the … Read more

Bitcoin, 21 million limit

The number of bitcoins has a limit,this constrains the market availability and the behavior of the value. Bitcoins are divisible in infinite number of parts, so this facilitates the situation on the market space. There is a mathematical explanation for having around 21 million limit: Calculate the number of blocks per 4 year cycle: 6 … Read more

Quantitative trading, Ernie Chang

This book contains basic concepts and approach (step by step) for does that want to initiate themselves on Quantitative trading. The focus is on statistical arbitrage trading, that deals with the simplest financial instruments: stocks, futures, and sometimes currencies. The chapters cover the steps a trader should take: The Whats, Whos, and Whys of Quantitative … Read more

Intro to Python for Data Science

DataCamp offers a set of courses oriented on programming and data scientist. I found some basic courses about python that have helped me to understand how the language works and practice with a good balance of theory and exercise. Intro to Python for Data Science, is the free course that enables you to understand how … Read more