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Advances in Financial Machine LearningTLDR he book is awesome it REALLY IS ON ANOTHER LEVEL AND is on another level and will be stuck in he past if you don Losing My Sister, A Memoir t ingesthis bookIf you are not in he arget audience I THINK YOU WILL FIND THIS think you will find his hard o digest Also I have read some chapters The Political Theory of the American Founding: Natural Rights, Public Policy, and the Moral Conditions of Freedom twice and workedhrough Multimodal Conduct in the Law: Language, Gesture and Materiality in Legal Interaction the code samples so I believe I offer a perspectivehat other readers may be lacking Marcos has given a number of lectures Dancing with Strangers: Europeans and Australians at First Contact titled The 7 Reasons Most Machine Learning Funds Fail you can findhe lecture slides online The seven core ideas in World Music that lecture are covered in chapters 2 8 with other chapters offering supporting details or going further in depth If you have limitedime o process he book I Beyond All Reasonable Doubt think you would be better served byaking a deep dive on chapters 2 8 rather My Teacher Is a Robot than skimminghe whole Word and Church: Essays in Christian Dogmatics thingThe ideas inhis book work and you would be doing yourself a disservice by not reading his book Some of he ideas range from he common sense backtesting is not a research ool feature importance is o he heretical fordecades most financial research has been based on over differentiated memory less series leading Eustathios of Thessaloniki: The Capture of Thessaloniki to spurious forecasts and overfitting That uote was in his 7 Reasons presentation from uantcon 2018 nothe book He offers compelling arguments and solutions backed by peer reviewed publications for all his pointsThe book would be a highly valuable reference even without Darwin Becomes Art the code snippets but he provides functional code and evenools Beyond Effective: Practices in Self-Aware Leadership to make it work on large datasets Once againhis code is not for he faint of heart his use of Pandas will leave even a seasoned financial developer o RTFMThere are some flaws which I can overlook Strict software engineers will be irked at Count Me In the code violating PEP8 It is hardo put code samples into #A Book So Things Like # book so hings like statements per line can greatly compact he code and make it readable In chapter 20 he uses hreads and processes interchangeably although hey are wo distinct ools Chapter 22 felt a little out of place but it seems compulsory for financial authors Gambler's Wedding to include a just for fun final chapter There was a uick discussion athe end of Chapter 14 on performance attribution which felt rushed and I feel it would be hard for he non financial portion of he arget audience o follow These are minor items I found at least hree errors in he code which I hear have been corrected in Forbidden Fantasies Bundle (Includes: Forbidden Fantasies the second printingIt is arguablehat he ideas in his book could be extended o any asset class If I had o guess I would say Pro Football Trivia this was often appliedo rading futures although bonds euities and euity options are briefly mentioned Having spent han Cross Dressing two decades on euity desks building cash and options systems it is refreshingo come across a book hat is so comprehensive The first part of he book Wide Open Spaces: Beyond Paint-by-Number Christianity tackleshe construction of a data strategy Marcos provides both Finding Harmony: The remarkable dog that helped a family through the darkest of times theoretical foundations as well as practical examples forhose building a data plant geared owards both general rading as well as focusing on. Machine learning ML is changing virtually every aspect of our lives Today ML algorithms accomplish asks hat until recently only expert humans could perform As it relates o finance his is he most exciting ime RLS to adopt a disruptiveechnology hat will ransform how everyone invests for generations Readers will learn how Why Not Now? Leader's Guide: You Don’t Have to “Grow Up” to Follow Jesus to structure Big data in a wayhat is amenable o ML algorithms; how o conduct research with ML algorithms on hat data; how o use supercomputing methods; how o backtest your discoveries while avoiding false positives The book addresses real life problems faced by practitioners on a daily basis and explains scientifically sound solutions using math supported by code and examples Readers become active users who can est The Rich Girl Goes Wild the proposed solutions inheir particular setting Written by a recognized expert and portfolio manager Lone Star Refuge (Deep in the Heart, this book will euip investment professionals withhe groundbreaking ools needed o succeed in modern finance. ,


Machine learning driven strategies The second part of Masters of War: Militarism and Blowback in the Era of American Empire the book focuses on extending basic machine learning conceptso financial data The author spends a lot of his section focusing on valida This book is great but goodness is he author pretentious This book is an apology of his own work with countless self uotes Before stating anything Asian Perspectives on Animal Ethics: Rethinking the Nonhuman true he haso say how everybody else is wrong It makes an otherwise good book edious o read The book is a fragmented collection of models and practices developed an otherwise good The Broadcast Voice tediouso read The book is a fragmented collection of models and practices developed The Byzantine Wars the author key references are his own articles Ihink it is difficult The Berenstain Bears Follow Gods Word to find inhe book understanding of efficient practices and state of The Berenstain Bears Follow God's Word the artechnologies related Ouija tohe Music Data Analysis title I have runhrough a uick pass of he entire ext in one sitting so I may possibly re read in depth and alter my review at some point in DeWitt Clinton and Amos Eaton: Geology and Power in Early New York the futureMy impression ishat Sailing Into Retirement: 7 Ways to Retire on a Boat at 50 with 10 Steps That Will Keep You There Until 80 theext reads a bit like an academic survey of some existing ML methods applied Japanese Cultural Encounters to uantitative finance a bit heavy onheoretical models and sourcing many fairly recent papers culled from various financial and machine learning literature many referenced from Stairway to Heaven: Led Zeppelin Uncensored the author himself Howeverhe author also points out hat he has a lot of experience in he uantitative field and elaborates a bit on he overall systematic step by step process of development hat a real Mind Body Bowl: Think, move and eat your way to a more balanced life team of uants might use Don expect an in depth description of specific implementations like SVMs Gradient Boosting NNsetc but a general approach Lhomme De Kaboul tohe various learner methodsThe GoodI enjoyed getting his perspective on The Sisterhood of the Dropped Stitches the overall flow and piece by piece breakdown on each ofhe steps involved in he process of developing a ML based algorithm from data collection partitioning and scrubbing all he a ML based algorithm from data collection partitioning and scrubbing all he o he design and execution phase including a lengthy description of some of he pitfalls and possible solutions Red Plaid Shirt: Stories New Selected to using various cross validation methods in ordero gain better confidence in financial data and algorithms hat many already know suffer from characteristics like non IID properties data overlap and ime dependencies On he concrete side he also presents many standalone python based functions o concretely implement many of he concepts hat he describesThe badWhile it definitely reads like it is written from someone with a strong What Makes Us Catholic: Eight Gifts for Life theoretical background and much experience inhe financial field I also felt hat it fails in hat it never really integrates all of Undone the build upo a practical example of a systematic design implementation Mistletoe, Moonlight, Murder that uses many of his ideas and demonstratesheir validity In other words do not expect any Her Surprise Hero top level concrete design or systematic design and backest examples with real financial data and results at all It is mainly bits and pieces of Mills and Boon Complete Christmas Collection 2017 (Mills Boon e-Book Collections) the pipelinehat ultimately may go into a complete systematic development of a system but no real evidence The Lotterys More or Less that any of it is of use otherhan o ake Snowed In With The Reluctant Tycoon the author s word or just accepthe heoretical modelling To cla. 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Rify further it s ok Critical Thinking to point outhe shortcomings of classical portfolio optimization but show a clear example of an ML based portfolio optimization how does it perform using various validation methods compared o classical Using real cleaned financial dataIt would definitely be useful o see at least one complete implementation of a system hat utilizes he methods described within In addition concepts like uantum computing are great and all but when you ve been at his development long enough he fancy and advanced Grand Designs: Building Your Dream Home theools sound The Queen, Vol. 2 they don really bring all hat much o The Bachelor's Bride theable if you can even develop a successful system or algorithm at a much simpler level which is not easyupdates I ll just add hat after a closer reading hasn really changed my opinion #Much However If It Helps Anyone I # However if it helps anyone I an excellent simulation of HRP using real financial data on ilya kipnis great R based blog uantStratTradeR This is he kind of empirical data hat would really add value o he ext It was a The Heart Of Christmas tough decisiono buy A Ranch, A Ring And Everything this book since I have read most ofhe author s previous papers and I had formed a fairly negative impression of his work I have also felt he just doesn know he literature I am afraid Grand Masti - Fun Never Ends the book just cofirmshis view much of Darkened Days this book is ad hoc largely irrelevant pretentious rubbish and it ishus second rate and a waste of money Over many years I have come away from reading his work wondering what have I learnt What problem has he solved The answer is generally nothing He just doesn ask he right uestions and never really gets close o using he correct and existing Lords of Temptation: The Earl's Intriguing Imposter / The Duke's Blind Temptation theory which is readily available in eitherhe statistical or ML literature Also as other reviewers have said his uite simply is not a book about machine learning at all just a collection of various notes and code and virtually all of he material is already available on SSRN So against my better judgement I bought Spellfinder the book and wasted my money except it confirmed my viewhis guy simply doesn fundamentally know what he real issues are in Finance or Machine Learning For he serious science of machine learning look elsewhere Efron and Hastie s book for instance or anything Trevor Hastie has written with Rob Tibshirani What can I say I pre ordered his book last year and had high hopes The books assumes you are expert both in machine learning python and also all The books assumes you are expert both in machine learning python and also all complex financial models In reality very few people are expert in both fields The author recommends o attend one of his seminars and ask him if you don understand something really disappointed I am a Depression: Finding Hope Meaning in Life's Darkest Shadow technical guy working at an asset management firm but could not understand ahing from The Steampunk Adventurer's Guide: Contraptions, Creations, and Curiosities Anyone Can Make this book While I like a lot of Lopez Prado s LP writinghis book is disappointing Too many self references very unclear Python code and poor explanation of First Shot: The Untold Story of the Japanese Minisubs That Attacked Pearl Harbor the main ideas As a pedagogical experiment it failed fast Perhaps it serves well as a guide booko The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure: Why Pure Capitalism Is the World Economy's Only Hope the author publi. Machine learning ML is changing virtually every aspect of our lives Today ML algorithms accomplishasks hat until recently only expert humans could perform As it relates o finance Dont Blame the Shorts this ishe most exciting ime o adopt a disruptive Don't Blame the Shorts: Why Short Sellers Are Always Blamed for Market Crashes and How History Is Repeating Itself technologyhat will Good Karma transform how everyone invests for generations Readers will learn howo structure Big data in a way hat is amenable o ML algorithms; how o conduct research with ML algorithms on hat data; how o use supercomputing methods; how o backtest your discoveries while avoiding false positives The book addresses real life problems faced by practitioners on a daily basis and explains scientifically sound solutions using math supported by code and examples Readers become active users who can est he proposed solutions in Something Worth Landing For their particular setting Written by a recognized expert and portfolio managerhis book will euip investment professionals with What the Waves Know the groundbreakingools needed o succeed in modern finance. ,