Cookbook Overview

The Quantopian Cookbook contains a collection of examples and code snippets that illustrate some of the useful functions, workflows, and tricks to help you do more with Quantopian's toolkit and overcome limitations with certain parts of the API. The cookbook is divided into the following sections:


These sections provide code snippets ("recipes") that demonstrate specific use cases or functionality in Quantopian's APIs.

Pipeline Recipes
Recipes demonstrating various built-in and custom solutions to building a pipeline of common factor and filter expressions.
Algorithm Recipes
Recipes demonstrating workflows that you may want to implement in an algorithm in the IDE.
Research Recipes
Recipes demonstrating various plotting techniques in Research.
Pandas Recipes
Various tips and tricks to working with the pandas library on Quantopian.