Building Trading Algorithms with Python [Video]

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Learn
  • Explore the landscape, of trading bots for different market segments
  • Use Python and Pandas to track data and trends for different traditional trading market spaces
  • Explore several trading bot modules, including stocks, traditional assets, and Forex trade
  • Use Python to build a trading bot to track market trends 
  • Use your trading bot to decide when to purchase and when to sell
  • Designing trading logic using Python
  • Ensure different types of order are catered for by your bot
  • Learn techniques for training and scaling your trading bot
  • Apply practical code examples without acquiring excessive theory
About

This course is a great opportunity to get started with trading, reap the rewards, and take the markets by storm. Programmers who have a basic knowledge of trading in traditional assets and wish to develop their own trading bots will find that this course addresses their core concerns and shows how to go about designing and developing a trading bot.

The course will enable you to get started with creating a traditional asset trading bot. It will arm you with all the necessary programming tools and techniques to develop a full-fledged trading bot that numerous investors/traders can utilize. It covers general features such as using a financial calculator to do conversions, simply by interacting with a bot. Your customers, using your trading, bot can look up recent trends to make informed predictions and see what others have been trading, and how much.

All the code and supporting files for this course are available at https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Building-Trading-Bots

Style and Approach

A complete course packed with step-by-step instructions, working examples, and helpful advice. This course is clearly divided into small parts that will help you understand each part individually and learn at your own pace

Features
  • Store, retrieve, and manipulate your data and design an efficient trading bot
  • Solve any trading and investment dilemmas that you might come across in tracking and decide what to buy and what to sell
  • A practical tutorial designed for developers to build their own trading bot to cater for all types of market segments
Course Length 1 hour 16 minutes
ISBN 9781788832144
Date Of Publication 19 Sep 2018

Authors

Harish Garg

Harish Garg is a Principal Software Developer, author, and co-founder of a software development and training company, Bignumworks. Harish has more than 19 years of experience in a wide variety of technologies, including blockchain, data science and enterprise software. During this time, he has worked for companies such as McAfee, Intel, etc.

Mithun Lakshmanaswamy

Mithun Lakshmanaswamy of BignumWorks Software LLP has been developing applications in Python for 9+ years. He has written enterprise-level distributed applications that are deployed on scores of servers and have the ability to support thousands of users simultaneously. Some of the applications he has developed are related to parsing millions of virus definitions, analyzing network packets from an enterprise setup, and so on. He is also quite proficient in teaching technical concepts and is quite involved with his current organization’s training programmes. He has worked on multiple projects working with Python, AWS and so on, implementing the concepts of concurrent and distributed computing.