Hi DDI-ers,

Nasdaq’s Quandl, a leading provider of alternative data, announced the fourth annual Quandl Data Conference (QDC 2020) at Convene’s 46th St. location in New York City on Thursday, January 23, 2020.

Featured speakers include

  • Kirk McKeown, head of proprietary research at Point72;
  • Matthew Rothman, Managing Director at Goldman Sachs;
  • Chris Meredith, Chief Investment Officer at O’Shaughnessy Asset Management;
  • and a keynote from Brian Koppelman, executive producer of Showtime’s “Billions” and co-writer of “Ocean’s Thirteen.”

Click HERE to learn more about QDC2020.

Read one of our top stories below to learn how Alternative Data is changing the world!

Quandl and the Alternative Data Revolution

Alternative Data Analysis — RS Metrics MetalSignals

Guide to Using Free Alternative Datasets to find Trading Ideas


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Vertical, and the horizontal knowledge illustrative embodiment of preconception at the talent stage​

By Adam Tabriz

One of the most innate, yet rewarding idiosyncrasies of any primate is standing competitive. The perception of accomplishing the ample ahead of the rest is vital, like the two newly hatched bird chicks…


Hi DDI-ers,

In case you missed our previous announcement, we’ve recently created a directory to help you and your business be found by the community.

Find out how you can be listed on DDI Directory here

We’ve continued our tradition of sending the best stories of the week straight to your inbox.

Check out one of the great stories we handpicked for you below!

Anomaly Detection with Z-Score: Pick The Low Hanging Fruits

By Alina Zhang

This article introduces an unsupervised anomaly detection method which based on z-score computation to find the anomalies in a credit card transaction dataset using Python step-by-step.

Outline

  • The hypothesis of z-score method in…


Hi DDI-ers,

As you may have learned from the previous email. We have launched a directory for everyone in the community to connect with each other.

Are you looking to be found by opportunities and recognized for your skills and expertise?

Head over to DDI Directory and list your profiles so the rest of us can find you!

Check out some of the best stories of the week handpicked by our editors!

How 20 Minutes a Day Can Save Your Finances

By Merle van den Akker

Taking control of your finances, excuse me, taking control of your money management, seems to be such a daunting task. Where do you…


​Hi DDI-ers,

As you might notice, we love to develop a place where people from different fields share ideas with each other.

Before that happens, though, we must develop a way for our members to be searched based on categories, interests, as well as what they offer, and where they are from.

This is the next development we are bringing you.

DDI Directory

Currently, in its beta, we have initialized our directory with details of our contributors based on their categories, tags, countries, and last activity (either in form of writing or discussion at DDI Connect). …


What is happening in Hong Kong now?

By ​Ladykylie​

The police fired bullets toward unarmed citizens, with three young men hit and in critical condition. The general public who is not participating in the activities were sprayed with pepper sprays for just passing by, or arrested and being beaten up for no reason.

Tear gas has been fired everywhere all over Hong Kong, causing damage to private properties including residential areas, shops, universities, hospitals and nursing homes. [read more]

Theirs are Stories to Behold​

​By Jim Katzaman​

Successful businesses are built on effective stories. People love to see, read or hear stories. The tales create a human connection based on empathy. When…


Hi DDI-ers,

Hundreds of stories with great ideas, knowledge and insights are being shared each week by our community members on DDI Medium Publication and Main site. Finding the ones that you are personally interested in can be quite time-consuming so we have done the job for you!

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The Quality Minus Junk Quant Thesis in Crypto-Assets

By Jesus Rodriguez

Creating models that evaluate the real market value of crypto-assets is one of the pivotal challenges of the space. …


Hi DDI-ers,​

Hundreds of stories with great ideas, knowledge and insights are being shared each week by our community members on DDI Medium Publication and Main site. Finding the ones that you are personally interested in can be quite time-consuming so we have done the job for you!

Read one of the great stories we handpicked for you below!

​Medico-legal Perils of Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning​

By Adam Tabriz

Technology is advancing at an alarming rate, as its footprints can be amenably noticed within the healthcare domain. The overpowering ambivalence of technology among the physician community is consequently self-explanatory. …


Hi DDI-ers,

Hundreds of stories with great ideas, knowledge and insights are being shared each week by our community members on DDI Medium Publication and Main site. Finding the ones that you are personally interested in can be quite time-consuming so we have done the job for you!

Read one of the great stories we handpicked for you below!

Have a productive week ahead!
Bingran

​Secret of Capitalism’s Success, from Data Science’s Perspective​

By Sukhayl Niyazov​

Data scientists perceive the world as data-processing systems, and this view is being increasingly adopted in economics and politics: after all, we think of the economy not as consisting of a myriad…


DDI has recently established a partnership with CoinMarketCap, one of the most authoritative source for cryptocurrency data.​

Together, we will work on a series of educational content to benefit both our communities!

The better news? It is only the beginning of a series of such partnerships with industry partners in tech, finance, and entrepreneurship.

We are also working to set up collaboration opportunities with data providers, institutions and leaders in various fields that YOU can also be part of.

Whether you are a data scientist, a writer, a coder, or an “ideator”, we will always be able to connect your…

Bingran Lu

Editor @ Data Driven Investor | Your tribe for tech,finance and entrepreneurship

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