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Algorithmic Trading In India - A Guest Lecture By Symphony Fintech CEO Mr. Praveen Gupta

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Date and Time

Sunday, May 8, 2016

10:00 AM IST | 12:30 PM SGT | 04:30 AM GMT


Online and QuantInsti Mumbai Office

About Webinar

In emerging markets of Asia, Africa and South America, Algorithmic Trading is getting a lot of attention among active traders. Their participation in automated trading has grown significantly with changing markets. The number of exchanges that allow Algorithmic Trading for active players and the types of automated softwares available for active traders have multiplied worldwide.

Since 2008, when SEBI allowed Direct Market Access to exchanges, the market share of Algorithmic Trading has seen a significant and consistent rise in the volumes. This has changed the face of trading in the country, resulting in many leading brokers offering automated softwares to the changing market demands.

This webinar will cover:

  • Insight of Algo Trading in India
  • Algo Life-Cycle – Steps to become Algo Trader
  • Methods of Algo Trading for Active Traders
  • Different tools in the market globally which are used by algorithmic traders
  • Sample Algos and Trading Methods available with Symphony
  • Demo of Algo Trading with sample strategies
  • How to integrate with APIs and tools such as Excel and Amibroker

Speakers Profile

Praveen Gupta

Praveen Gupta, CEO/Co-founder Symphony Fintech

Praveen is an Engineering graduate from BITS Pilani and a Management alumni of Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.

Professional with 35 years of experience, he turned to be an Entrepreneur in 1994. He has over 23 years of experience in the IT industry and about 13 years with Stock Broking domain. Prior to launching Symphony Fintech in the space of Enterprise level Trading Software Solutions, he has promoted companies in IT infrastructure services, software training and offshore software product development. Symphony has emerged as a leading provider of Automated Trading Solutions for the Indian Capital Market Industry.

Praveen has conducted various educational sessions on Algorithmic Trading and has been a panel member in various trading conferences.

Next Step

If you’re a retail trader or a tech professional looking to start your own automated trading desk, start learning algo trading today! Begin with basic concepts like automated trading architecture, market microstructure, strategy backtesting system and order management system. You can also enrol in EPAT, one of the most extensive quantitative trading courses available in the industry.


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