Trade strategy development and backtesting
have been core functionalities available in CQG Integrated Client (CQG IC), the company's flagship trading product.
CHICAGO, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past two decades, Zacks Investment Research has been helping traders and investors beat the market with independent analysis and innovative products such as the Research Wizard, their stock-picking and backtesting
program, and the Zacks Rank, a stock rating system whose Strong Buy recommendations have generated an average annual return of over 27% since 1988.
App streamlines backtesting
and risk assessment of illiquid OTC derivatives and To-Be-Issued structures, allowing risk managers, structurers, and investors to generate mark-to-model historical prices for calculating VaR (Value at Risk), and CVA (Counterparty Credit Adjustments), and zeroing in on optimal structures for OTC instruments orders of magnitude faster than current products
database extends quantitative analysis and backtesting
models with extensive population, as well as periodicity coverage.
As well as full quantitative analysis and backtesting
of each methodology, the authors go on to propose a new style model for style and implicit VaR, complete with analysis, real life examples and backtesting
CHICAGO -- Kevin Matras goes over the importance of Screening and Backtesting
These strategies were with and backtested in the Research Wizard stock screening and backtesting
The performance calculations for the Profit Track strategies were produced through the backtesting
feature of the Research Wizard using the DBCMHIST database and consist of the total return (price changes + dividends) of an equal weighted portfolio.
But even more essential, I'm going to explain why backtesting
is the most important step of all.
and automated program trading tools deliver a competitive edge to Active Traders
is simply a way of determining whether a particular stock picking strategy generally picks stocks that go up once they've been identified as opposed to picking stocks that get buried once they've been identified.
CHICAGO -- Zacks Investment Research, today announced that it would integrate trade execution into its Research Wizard screening and backtesting
software through an alliance with MB Trading (MBT), the trading firm ranked tops in trade execution and #1 overall by Barron's annual brokerage ranking.