Joint-University Algo FX Trading Challenge 2021 (Global).
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 2021.
Registered teams of 1-4 students will prepare a trading proposal consisting of:
Coding is not required in this round
Submission deadline: 20 Nov 2021
Result announced: 30 Nov 2021
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: 20 Jan 2022
Result announced: 31 Jan 2022
Each team need to compete in out-sample forward test and live paper trading
Live paper trading will last for 2 months from 1-Feb-2022 to 31-Mar-2022
Teams will present trading plan to judges in a 5-minute pitch session on final day
Judges will select winners in each of these categories:
Final Day: 3 Apr 2022
Form a team of 1~4 members with diverse skills (maths, statistics, finance, coding, presentation) and register by 18 Oct 2021.
Application is closed.