Author: bd

Why Glean versus Tradestation?

Why Glean versus Tradestation? Sometimes we get questions about what is Glean similiar to, or why it’s different… Did we miss something? Drop us a line and say so. Quick Advice Tradestation… if you are a professional trader and don’t know easy language, you’re in the right place so skip down to the Glean benefits.…
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Why Designing Systems is Superior

Why Designing Systems is Superior Perhaps the greatest systematic trader ever (w/2400%+ lifetime return), Jim Simmons of Ren-Tech on his evolution as a trader : “I started collecting some data. There’s something to be modeled here. So I brought in the best modeler in the world, a guy named Lenny. I persuaded him to come and we’re…
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Welcome to a New Day

Welcome to a New Day When you launch a new product, you have 0 users. This was true for tradelink in ‘08 and Glean in ‘12. Fast forward 4 years, 4 versions and 10k+ comments and the result is 4k+ folks getting their Glean on. Unfortunately this post is less about Glean and more about the…
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Thoughts on Open Source

Thoughts on Open Source Note : tradelink.org is now dead for the reasons described here. Some people have asked how tradelink.org fits with Glean. We’ve also had some people ask about ASP and Quotopia no longer being in tradelink.org tradelink.org purpose The purpose behind tradelink.org is the same as always : to give you tools that get you…
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Quant Trading Show Conference in NYC on Oct 8th 2014

Quant Trading Show Conference in NYC on Oct 8th 2014 Our Founder and President Josh Franta will be speaking at the Trading Show in NYC. This conference focuses on quant trading and big data in trading. Our round table starts at 11:15am and covers the systematic trading of equities, options and futures. Other round-table participants include…
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