Welcome to the Joint-University Algo Trading Challenge 2020/21.
Ideate your trading algorithms, test on a robust back-testing platform, and compete to make a name for yourself!
Gain professional industry knowledge and practical skills to prepare yourself as the next-gen algo-trading professional. All undergraduate and postgraduate students from any faculty at participating universities are eligible.
Create teams of 1~4 members with diverse skills (maths, statistics, finance, coding, presentation) and register by 18 Oct 2020.
All undergraduate and postgraduate students from any faculty at participating universities are eligible.
Registered teams of 1-4 students will prepare a trading proposal consisting of:
Coding is not required in this round
Submission deadline: 21 Nov 2020
Result announced: 30 Nov 2020
Teams will code their trading algorithm and test on ALGOGENE's back-testing engine, then submit the code
Judges will backtest trading algorithms for return, volatility, robustness and practicality to select advancing teams
Submission deadline: 16 Jan 2021
Result announced: 31 Jan 2021
A new seperate set of data will be provided to test the trading algorithm of each team
Teams will present trading plan to judges in a 5-minute pitch session on event day
Judges will select winners in each of these categories:
Submission deadline: 20 Feb 2021
Result announced: TBC
Form a team of 1~4 members with diverse skills (maths, statistics, finance, coding, presentation) and register by 18 Oct 2020.
Application is closed.