All Blogs

To add a new post, please log in or register
The biggest European economy is expected to keep its growth in the first half of 2015 and continue to expand as strongly as at the end of 2014, Germany's central bank has stated...
Banks
  • 315
News, 25 March 2015, 13:54 #economy news
(Bloomberg) -- Paris is famous as the home of philosophers, scientists and mathematicians. Today, thousands of students traipse through the city’s Left Bank on their way to classes at the Universite Pierre et Marie Curie and the Ecole Normale Superieure...
Market News
  • 189
  • 1
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 13:50 #quants
Quantitative Trading involves the use of computer algorithms and programs based on simple or complex mathematical models to identify and capitalize on available trading opportunities...
Neural Networks
  • 570
  • 4
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 13:50 #Neural networks, quants
Gone are the days when algorithmic trading was the domain of high-frequency trading firms and Wall Street’s big banks. I Know First, a contestant for this year’s Benzinga Fintech Awards, is a company that is trying to bring the algorithmic trading experience to retail traders and investors...
Neural Networks
  • 1286
  • 3
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 13:35 #Neural networks
The following are UBS' latest short-term (mostly intraday) trading strategies for EUR/USD, USD/JPY, and GBP/USD. EUR/USD: had another volatile session yesterday but has opened unchanged in Europe...
IBM is aiming at creating vast neural networks with a chip implementing one million neurons and 256 million programmable synapses. It is the biggest chip the firm has ever designed: 5...
Neural Networks
  • 333
  • 3
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 13:20
On Wednesday, copper was seen declining as some investors sold to lock in recent gains. Nickel also fell after inventories hit an all-time peak, signalling a glut of metal...
Metals
  • 312
News, 25 March 2015, 13:07 #copper, metals
Machine learning has made big advances in the past few years, thanks in no small part to new methods for scaling out compute-intensive workloads across more cores...
Neural Networks
  • 580
  • 3
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 13:05 #Neural networks
Today we are worshipping the gods of the algorithm, according to one prominent magazine. It’s not a bad comparison. Everything from search results to our machine learning efforts are the basis of a series of equations that purport to solve for something that feels almost ineffable, human...
Neural Networks
  • 222
  • 3
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 12:50
It’s possible to count the number of major FPGA vendors on one hand, and despite a desire to differentiate, they are flocking together around some key areas where FPGA market growth seems most promising...
Company News
  • 200
  • 2
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 12:35
Lee Kuan Yew, 91, who passed away on Monday, was a towering figure for Singapore, presiding over the country's independence from Malaysia in 1965...
Analytics & Forecasts
  • 300
News, 25 March 2015, 12:31 #investing, IMF, economy news
When we search Google’s web index, we are only searching around 10 percent of the half-a-trillion or so pages that are potentially available...
Neural Networks
  • 214
  • 2
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 12:20 #Neural networks
US DOLLAR TECHNICAL ANALYSIS Prices turned lower as expected, with a break of chart support pointing to further weakness ahead. A daily close below the 11854-78 area (March 2009 high, 14.6% Fibonacci expansion) exposes the 11679-737 region (February 26 low, 38.2% Fib retracement...
Crude Oil
  • 436
Sergey Golubev, 25 March 2015, 12:11 #resistance, support, S&P 500
Resilient back propagation (Rprop), an algorithm that can be used to train a neural network, is similar to the more common (regular) back-propagation. But it has two main advantages over back propagation: First, training with Rprop is often faster than training with back propagation...
Neural Networks
  • 539
  • 1
  • 3
GBWT094114, 25 March 2015, 12:05 #Neural networks
The euro touched session highs against the dollar on Wednesday after data showing German business confidence improved this month boosted the outlook for the euro area’s largest economy...
Currency
  • 270
News, 25 March 2015, 11:42 #eur/gbp, forex news, Fed
"Overnight action was mixed and indecisive across the board," said Nicholas Teo at CMC Markets in Singapore...
Market News
  • 272
News, 25 March 2015, 10:30 #Hang Seng, Wall Street
Gold declined and silver dropped on Wednesday after inflation data showed the world’s biggest economy keeps growing, driving prospects for an increase in US interest rates...
Metals
  • 375
  • 2
News, 25 March 2015, 09:23 #Palladium, Platinum, comex
A Yahoo senior vice president reportedly announced via an internal email that they will close their research and development center in Beijing. According to reports in Chinese local media, the shutdown of the Beijing R&D center is a part of the company's global layoff plan...
Events
  • 263
  • 1
  • 2
BlondieNews, 25 March 2015, 09:11
The threat that the strengthening dollar will push already low inflation back into negative territory is highly exaggerated, according to a new research from the Cleveland Fed...
Analytics & Forecasts
  • 395
  • 2
News, 25 March 2015, 08:39 #CPI, inflation, Janet Yellen
On Wednesday Asian stocks were mostly lower, as market players were concerned about the prospect of higher U.S. interest rates following improved economic data as well as the continuous fears about China's weakening growth...
Market News
  • 261
  • 2
News, 25 March 2015, 07:49 #Hang Seng, Wall Street