Category: MACHINE LEARNING

Where is Machine Learning Applied?

Machine learning has the potential to change the world as we know it. But what is machine learning, exactly? Simply put, machine learning is a method of programming computers to learn from data without being explicitly programmed. This makes it extremely powerful and versatile – it can be applied in …

Genetic Algorithm for Pairs Trading

We have discussed previously how a complex trading system can be profitable. In a similar context, Reference applied a genetic algorithm to pairs trading. The authors developed a sophisticated genetic optimization algorithm that utilizes Bollinger Bands and correlation-coefficient for pairs trading. The algorithm encoded six important variables into a …

Artificial Intelligence in Finance

Artificial intelligence is a term that has been tossed around a lot in the past few years, but what does it actually mean? In the world of finance, AI is changing the way we bank and invest. From helping us manage our money to making investment decisions for us, AI …

Data Science with Python

Python has become the most popular programming language for data science. This is because it is easy to learn and has a wide variety of libraries that allow you to do everything from data analysis to machine learning. In this blog post, we will discuss 10 tips that will help …

Data Science in Finance

The world of finance is a complex one, and to be successful in it you need to make smart decisions based on accurate data. Data science is the process of extracting insights from data, and when applied to finance it can be used to make sound business decisions. In this …

Artificial Intelligence vs. Machine Learning: What’s the Difference?

There is a lot of confusion surrounding the terms “artificial intelligence” and “machine learning.” Some people use them interchangeably, while others see them as two very distinct concepts. In this blog post, we will discuss the differences between artificial intelligence and machine learning, and explain why you should care about …

Data Science vs. Computer Science: What’s the Difference?

Do you know the difference between data science and computer science? Many people don’t realize that these two disciplines are actually quite different. In this blog post, we will compare data science vs. computer science and discuss the benefits of each field. We will also provide some resources for those …

Using Machine Learning to Predict Market Volatility

The unpredictability of the markets is a well-known fact. Despite this, many traders and portfolio managers continue to try to predict market volatility and manage their risks accordingly. Usually, econometric models such as GARCH are used to forecast market volatility. In recent years, machine learning has been shown to be …

Machine Learning in Finance Books

There is a great deal of interest in machine learning within the finance industry. Financial professionals are looking for ways to use machine learning to improve their decision making, and to gain an edge over their competition. There are a number of books on the topic of machine learning in …