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Harbourfront TechnologiesMean-Reverting Trading System-Quantitative Trading in PythonIn a previous post, we demonstrated the mean-reverting and trending properties of SP500. In this follow-up post, we will develop a simple…Apr 27, 20211Apr 27, 20211

Harbourfront TechnologiesAutocorrelation Properties of SP500-Quantitative Trading in PythonA technical or quantitative trading system on a linear (i.e. delta 1) instrument is basically a bet on the autocorrelation of the…Mar 31, 20211Mar 31, 20211

Harbourfront TechnologiesHow to Determine Implied Dividend Yield-Derivative Valuation in ExcelDividend yield is an input into the option valuation model that often receives little attention from the practitioners. This is probably…Mar 6, 2021Mar 6, 2021

Harbourfront TechnologiesExponentially Weighted Historical Volatility in Excel-Volatility Analysis in ExcelHistorical volatility (HV) is a useful measure to gauge market uncertainty. Recall that,Feb 22, 2021Feb 22, 2021

Harbourfront TechnologiesModern Portfolio Theory-Effect of Diversification on the Optimal Portfolio-Portfolio Management in…In the previous installments, we presented the concept of Modern Portfolio Theory. We also provided an optimization algorithm, written in…Feb 1, 2021Feb 1, 2021

Harbourfront TechnologiesModern Portfolio Theory-Searching For the Optimal Portfolio-Portfolio Management in PythonIn the previous installment, we presented a description of the Model Portfolio Theory and provided a concrete example in Python. We also…Jan 25, 2021Jan 25, 2021

Harbourfront TechnologiesThe Willow Tree Method, an Advanced Option Pricing ModelThe Binomial tree is a standard method for pricing American style options. Recall that,Jan 21, 2021Jan 21, 2021

Harbourfront TechnologiesIs Quant’s Life Hard or Easy?Last month, efinancialcarreeers published a post, stating that quant’s life is getting harder these days.Dec 20, 2020Dec 20, 2020

Harbourfront TechnologiesConvertible Bond Arbitrage Using the Volatility SurfaceConvertible bonds are complex, hybrid securities.Dec 14, 2020Dec 14, 2020