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R for Programmers

Quantitative Investment Applications, 1st Edition

By Dan Zhang

CRC Press

370 pages | 170 B/W Illus.

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After the fundamental volume and the advanced technique volume, this volume focuses on R applications in the quantitative investment area. Quantitative investment has been hot for some years, and there are more and more startups working on it, combined with many other internet communities and business models. R is widely used in this area, and can be a very powerful tool. The author introduces R applications with cases from his own startup, covering topics like portfolio optimization and risk management.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Financial Market and Financial Theory. 1. Financial Market Overview. 2. Financial Theory. Part 2: Data Processing and High Performance Computing of R. 3. Data Processing of R. 4. High Performance Computing of R. Part 3: Financial Strategy Practice. 5. Bonds and Repurchase. 6. Quantitative Investment Strategy Cases. Appendix: Docker Environment Installation.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS027000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Finance
COM032000
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COM051010
COMPUTERS / Programming Languages / General
MAT029000
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General