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E*trade Review

E*trade is known for its excellent resources and usability. Like other large online brokers, E*trade has something to offer for all levels of investors.

Tastyworks Review

If you are not an options trader, then this platform might not be for you, as features are very limited. Even though Tastyworks is a relatively new trading platform and releases updates quite frequently, we believe that it will not be suitable for advanced stock traders any time soon.

Interactive Brokers Review

Interactive Brokers was founded in 1978 and is one of the biggest electronic US-based brokers. The broker is regulated by several financial authorities globally, including top-tier ones like the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Best Trading App

Mobile trading apps become increasingly popular among young people and inexperienced traders. But are they really trustworthy and able to generate profits? Quant Savvy has reviewed Trading 212, eToro and Plus500 to compare fees, tradable assets, trading tools, and other features. Based on these reviews we have prepared our recommendation on the best trading app, […]

Quant Savvy Feedback

We welcome all Quant Savvy feedback. Be it from potential users or existing users. We are curious to hear from you anything related to algorithmic trading, topics can include: What other information you would like to see on the website Questions you feel we should address regarding our algorithmic trading systems Current trading experience Difficulty […]

Why You Need to Use Alternative Data

It is estimated that asset managers are currently spending $2-3 billion on alternative data, including acquiring datasets, implementing big data technology, and hiring talent. Spending is projected to grow 10-20% annually, in line with big data growth in other industries.