ML lurks in consumer products Folks are sometimes skeptical of my methods when I tell them our fund management tools use Machine Learning. The term sounds futuristic and is perhaps a little bit scary. But ML is not hard to understand, and most people are not aware of the growing use of ML in everyday […]
The Bad, The Ugly, and The Good There are a number of programming contests out there for quants and traders. I’m usually not interested in them because they are usually thinly disguised marketing schemes meant to drive people to a particular platform (e.g., MATLAB, MetaStock).
The key is to think about your customer I’m engaged in the creation of at least 3 open source software projects at Georgia Tech. Presently, these products are quite powerful for us, but hard for others to use. I’m pushing my students to create great releases — but they may not know what I’m looking […]