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Decoding Draghi: How Machine Learning Beat the Market

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday’s big Bund yield reversal represents another case of algorithmic analysis outperforming market analysts. Despite his intentions, ECB President Mario Read More

Why MiFID II Is a Huge Boost to Independent Research Providers

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Graphic by Quinlan & Associates Illustrating Independent Research Provider (IRP) Coverage “A Brave Call,” a recent research report by Quinlan Read More

Cyborgs Are the Future of Finance

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

When world chess champion Garry Kasparov lost to Deep Blue, many felt it was the first sign of the last Read More

Fed Minutes Data Suggests March Hike Unlikely

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Nearly every news article covering today’s FOMC minutes focused on the possibility of a rate hike “fairly soon.” Despite the Read More

Not-So-Cheap Talk: Stocks Move Nearly 10% When Trump’s Tweets Mention Executives

Friday, January 20, 2017

Despite what the financial press might want you to believe, Trump’s tweets about specific companies only result in 0.3% Cumulative Above Average Return Read More

FOMC Minutes Continue Hawkish Fed Trend | MACRO MINUTES

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Welcome to The Signal’s “Macro Minutes”, in which we analyze the most important communications from a specific region and provide Read More

Fed Hikes, Stays Hawkish | MACRO MINUTES

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Welcome to The Signal’s weekly “Macro Minutes.” Each week, we analyze the most important communications from a specific region and Read More

Prattle CTO Bill MacMillan on Building 21st Century Data

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Tell us about your background. I feel like my background is–in a sense–pretty straight ahead. I got my undergrad at Read More

Prattle Perfectly Predicts the BOJ Decision | MACRO MINUTES

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Welcome to The Signal’s weekly “Macro Minutes.” Each week, we analyze the most important communications from a specific region and Read More

Fed Minutes Make December Near Certain | MACRO MINUTES

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Welcome to The Signal’s weekly “Macro Minutes.” Each week, we analyze the most important communications from a specific region and Read More


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