Rizm is a web-based platform for leveraging the control and efficiency of algorithmic trading without writing a single line of code. https://rizm.equametrics.com The platform is designed with the needs of the trader, rather than the programmer, in mind. Our intuitive drag-and-drop interface lets you build and test algorithmic trading strategies in a matter of minutes […]
Rent a Bloomberg terminal Here are a few powerful public functions Wall Streeters told us they couldn’t live without. BMAP (Bloomberg Map) — This is a function like Google Earth but faster, easier to use, and more clear. It’s especially useful for anyone that deals with energy and commodities because you can get alerts on […]
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“High frequency trading is driven by being either the fastest to market, or equal fastest to market, and coming second is like losing,” said Hugh Cumberland, manager for financial services with Colt. (source accessed 8 Jul 2014) Similar entries: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/176551-new-laser-network-between-nyse-and-nasdaq-will-allow-high-frequency-traders-to-make-even-more-money http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303947904579340711424615716
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Internet machine is a multi-screen film about the invisible infrastructures of the internet. The film reveals the hidden materiality of our data by exploring some of the machines through which ‘the cloud’ is transmitted and transformed. Internet machine (trailer) from Timo on Vimeo.
“7000 fireworks went off all at once due to a computer malfunction. If I was there when that went off, it’d scare the crap out of me, and then obviously I’d be hysterically laughing.” (source 8 Jul 2014)
Leveling Wall Street’s Playing Field We back the best investment algorithms with investor capital, trading operations, and technology. https://www.quantopian.com/
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Data quality is critical to nourishing predetermined strategies, whether your key to generating alpha is incorporating breaking news events into investment strategies or processing huge volumes of market-moving data in a systematic way. Bloomberg Event-Driven Feeds balance speed and precision to enable more effective coordination and execution of your trading strategies. Each feed is highly […]
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“Hurricane Irene mattered not to NYSE Euronext’s large data center, which is built on land high enough to avoid 100-year floods and just about everything else.” (source accessed 7 Jul 2014) “Doing business the way it used to be done is no longer an option,” Stanley Young, chief executive of NYSE Technologies, said at a […]
All That Is Solid Melts into Air is an academic text written by Marshall Berman between 1971 and 1981, and published in New York in 1982. The book examines social and economic modernization and its conflicting relationship with modernism. The title of the book is taken from the Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx and Friedrich […]
In the future corn will compete with cotton for investment. As seen in Gatwick airport on December 2013.
“This is people’s money. This is 401(k)s. Grandma’s mutual fund is now being whipped around by algos that don’t even understand what they’re doing,” said Joe Saluzzi, co-manager of trading at Themis Trading in Chatham, New Jersey. Source: http://www.foxbusiness.com/investing/2012/08/01/nyse-reviews-early-morning-trades/
List of mergers and acquisitions by Google Number Acquisition date Company Business 1 February 12, 2001 Deja Usenet 2 September 20, 2001 Outride Web search engine 3 February 2003 Pyra Labs Weblog software 4 April 2003 Neotonic Software Customer relationship management 5 April 2003 Applied Semantics Online advertising 6 September 30, 2003 Kaltix Web […]
Fashion robots by Bulgarian artist Simeon Georgiev designed for Highsnobiety. (source accessed 06.07.2014)
A Million Random Digits with 100,000 Normal Deviates is a random number book by the RAND Corporation, originally published in 1955. The book, consisting primarily of a random number table, was an important 20th century work in the field of statistics and random numbers. It was produced starting in 1947 by an electronic simulation of […]
NANEX Research advertise their new tool for data visualization Nx3D, adding “depth” to their analysis. (source accessed 06.07.2014)
Centuries old question explained just in a few seconds. We thank Matias Duarte for such concise approach to telling design from art. To produce this video the following constraints where put into effect. Same clip plays three times consecutively with each loop being half the speed of the previous one.
Ars Electronica Festival 2011 – Origin Roger Malina (FR) talks about the connections between art and science as well as what sets them apart. Living in New Scales, Roger Malina (source accessed 06.07.2014)