Tucker BalchTucker Balch, was recently quoted in the Wall Street Journal. Tucker, who is also a professor at Georgia Tech, has taught one of the most popular Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs) in Finance. Over 170,000 students have enrolled in his MOOC. The WSJ interviewed a MOOC student who used what he learned in the course to create his own successful strategy. The course provides a basic introduction to some of the approaches Lucena has enhanced significantly for our QuantDesk platform.


Read the full article by Austen Hufford at The Wall Street Journal: Algorithmic Trading: The Play-at-Home Version


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