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    Developing Python Library for Trading Automation

    Hello Swapnil Following are some of the answers to the questions you asked ? 1. Yes algotrading is useful in intraday and many use it for HFT but HFT requires the execution time of the code to be also low.Python can be used for Low frequency trading , intraday trading on a minute based...
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    Developing Python Library for Trading Automation

    You doing all this alone and lucky enough to be married atleast you don't have to survive on (Apna Haath Jagannath).It is pretty difficult.It's just community service right now and ideally this work should be done by a team with some financial backing at their disposal.Now thanks to you it is...
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    Developing Python Library for Trading Automation

    Hello Sjerry Quantopian doesn't use data from yahoo.It is getting the price feeds from Nanex.I have built some trading strategies using www.quantopian.com.They are not good for HFT(High Frequency Trading) only for LFT.The customization possible in python are good.Quantopian has recently...
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    Developing Python Library for Trading Automation

    What trick are you talking about ?
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    Donot get cheated

    Read Traders , Guns and Money by Satyajit Das.If you go into deeper details of this book and understanding how all this works you will most likely stop trading
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    Hedge Fund

    I understand it will be difficult.
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    Hedge Fund

    Thanks that means one has to basically partner with good international law firm that deals primarily hedge funds and get you in right places.
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    Developing Python Library for Trading Automation

    I haven't posted it there.Still have to do it but without access to any Indian broker API's it is useless. The available platforms are mainly for US markets.Building such a thing will require funds which are not easy to get
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    Hedge Fund

    Yes agreed.As of now it seems a difficult thing to start a new hedge fund altogether and EU laws are strict.What are some of the challenges you faced while setting up HF there ? Is it easy to raise capital for small players.What do you think ?
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    Hedge Fund

    Thanks for the links I will check it and see the book.Have you previously worked with any one of them.
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    Donot get cheated

    As if everyone is Arvind Kejriwal so honest so truthful. "Sab mile huye hain ji :D :D"
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    What is drawdown and how it affects our trade and trading capital

    Drawdown is the difference between peak values and lowest values(troughs) For example if a portfolio starts being worth $100,000, increases in value to $150,000, decreases to $90,000, increases to $120,000, then decreases to $80,000, then increases to $200,000, the max drawdown is...
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    Who is Quant Insti ? What they do in algo trading ?

    Flex is an international platform.
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    Donot get cheated

    Cheating is a one sided affair this is a case of setting up deals based on mutual mistrust.The investor seeking advice is not always a fool that they don't know it is not possible to get guaranteed returns.There is no such thing as guaranteed return in this area. But not many like to believe...