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How To Forecast Securities Using Neural Networks

Erez Katz, CEO and Co-founder of Lucena Research At Lucena we look to turn knowledge into actionable insights. There has been a lot of buzz surrounding machine learning for Finance to forecast securities. We wanted to host a webinar to show a unique approach we are...

How to Avoid Missing the Obvious in Deep Learning

Erez Katz, CEO and Co-founder of Lucena Research At Lucena, we always try to understand the root cause of unexpected results and pull actionable insights from the data. Sometimes it’s easy to blame the machine when actually it did exactly what it was tasked to...

Using Deep Learning To Validate Alternative Data

QuantDesk® Machine Learning Forecast for the Week of May 29th, 2018 Using Deep Learning To Validate Alternative Data by Erez Katz, CEO and Co-founder of Lucena Research. Background We’ve concluded a three-part series in which we discussed approaches to classifying...

Data Science: A Prerequisite To Machine Learning

QuantDesk® Machine Learning Forecast for the Week of April 16th, 2018 Data Science: A Prerequisite To Machine Learning by Erez Katz, CEO and Co-founder of Lucena Research. With the proliferation of big data, many have been quick to hang the “AI shingle” on their...

Even Machines Need Us To Cut Them Some Slack

QuantDesk® Machine Learning Forecast for the Week of April 9th, 2018 Even Machines Need Us To Cut Them Some Slack by Erez Katz, CEO and Co-founder of Lucena Research. As investment professionals looking to capitalize on unique data and clever predictive algorithms, it...