Nick Carroll is a full time private trader with a professional background in banking/finance and an interest in objective, systematic and quantifiable trading techniques and strategies. He has traded actively for 15+ years and has been an ATAA member since 2007. Since 2008, Nick has been an active member of the Melbourne based ATAA Quant Trader Special Interest Group. Over the years, Nick has used a variety of different software tools in his analysis and trading. Currently, he predominantly uses Amibroker and Python. Nick is keen to keep up-to-date with changes in technology which impact the way markets are traded and the way in which private traders can continue to find an edge in global markets.
MEL Quant Traders SIG: Over the past six months Nick has been developing a fully automated trading system using Amibroker, Python and various interfaces into Interactive Brokers. The project has been sucessful. Nick will present the strategy, code and learning experiences along the way. This is an interactive session.