QuantInsti’s Blog on Algo Trading and Quantitative Finance

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Paper Trading: Trading using virtual money!

Paper trades are those trades where one can buy or sell securities without risking any real money. We discuss how paper trading is different from backtesting and the top paper trading platforms!...

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Short Selling: Example, Strategy, Myths

Short selling is when you borrow and sell a stock which you do not own, making sure you return the stock later by buying at a lower price. Today we talk about its risks and rewards with the help of examples....

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Implied Volatility: What, Why & How!

A step-by-step explanation of what, why and how of implied volatility. In addition to the theory, we also learn how to calculate implied volatility mathematically and also create an IV calculator using python in this article....

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Algorithmic Trading

Algorithmic trading is converting trading strategy into code for automated, fast, accurate trading. Learn about Algo trading strategies, courses, careers and more...