Currently, there's no way to add custom data to Pipeline, neither in Research nor in Backtesting. The issue is that there is no API for you to register a custom data loader for the pipeline. These only exist internally right now. You can load custom data to research with
local_csv as you have been doing, or to an algorithm with
fetch_csv, but the data cannot be added to Pipeline in either scenario.
I apologize for the inconvenience and for only seeing this thread now, Adam. This is likely something that we would want to add in the future, but it's not on our short term to-do list. If you have an interesting dataset that you would like to see added to the community, please email [email protected] with the suggestion. We're always looking to add more datasets to the platform.
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