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October Prize Winner: Andreas R

Congratulations to Andreas, our winner for the October Prize!

The first part of the prize is some consulting assistance. We will work on making the algorithm more robust and make sure it's ready for live trading.

Then, we'll start the monetary part of the prize: 6 months of trading $100,000 of our money. At the end of every calendar month, we'll pay him 75% of the profits that he is due, and at the end of the 6 month run he'll get the full 100% of the profits he's earned.

Andreas joined us very recently, in August, and quickly hammered out a winning algorithm. I'm hoping to get a longer interview with him later this month, and perhaps even a general overview of his winning strategy.



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6 responses

Nice work, Andreas!

Here's the link to the selection process for the October Prize (not categorized as an "Interesting" post):

Included are some details about why the highest scoring algo was disqualified, and why Andreas' algo was selected instead.

Thank you Dan,

I look forward to working with you to improve the algo!

Best Regards,


Congrats Andreas!

Congrats Andreas!

Congrats Andreas!