Use our free and clean financial market data.
Up to 25 years data for 49 Futures and S&P500 stocks.
Earn money with your algorithmic trading system. We get capital for it and you pocket half of the perfomance fees with no downside risk.
Conveniently backtest your ideas using the Quantiacs Toolbox. It's free and open source.
Your algorithmic trading system is safe on our platform.
It remains a black box and you own the IP at all times.
Break Into Algorithmic Trading
You don’t need to have a PhD to get started. Some of the best performing algorithmic trading systems on our platform are from students who are good at coding and math. Price data for stocks and futures are not that different from other time series.
Quantiacs hosts the biggest algorithmic trading competitions with investments of $2,250,000.
This is a great way to build your track record as a quant and to make money with your trading ideas.
The best three trading algorithms get $1,000,000, $750,000, and $500,000.
You pocket half of the performance fees as long your algo performs.
With a large selection of systems with different return profiles, finding an uncorrelated system is easy.
Quantiacs is registered with the CFTC as Commodity Trading Advisor for qualified eligible persons (as defined by CFTC Regulation 4.7(a)) and a member of the NFA.
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After three months live evaluation we are happy and proud to announce the winners of Q5 - the biggest algorithmic trading competition. Kudos to all participants. You did an amazing job! We never before saw such a high average Sharpe Ratio over all eligible submitted trading algorithms.
Short guide that takes you from beginner to almost quant. We'll cover the development environment, building a technical indicator, and creating an automated trading strategy.
The Q4 Algorithmic Trading Competition was the most successful contest with more than 140 submissions. Q4 was launched in October 2015. The backtests were extremely promising with a mean Sharpe Ratio of >1. After verifying the final results, we are thrilled to announce the winners of the Q4 Competition.