Deep Learning’s Killer App for Finance?

Yann LeCun, arguably the father of modern machine learning, has described Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs) as the most interesting idea in deep learning in the last 10 years (and there have been a lot  of interesting ideas in Machine Learning over the past 10 years). From a trading perspective, or any game theoretic activity in which … More Deep Learning’s Killer App for Finance?

(Market) Behavioural takeaways: Greece – 2015 edition

Maybe I’ve seen enough ‘headline bingo’ to last a lifetime (prior Geek crises, bank bailouts, US debt ceiling cliffhangers, QE announcements…), but a few things really stand out this time: When faced with unpredictable chaos (in the technical sense of both terms), market participants go into analytical overdrive; prognosticating, publishing, tweeting, blogging, holding conference calls, … More (Market) Behavioural takeaways: Greece – 2015 edition