Building Winning Algorithmic Trading Systems, + Website: A Trader’s Journey from Data Mining to Monte Carlo Simulation to Live Trading by Kevin Davey


If you are looking for a material that reveals trading secrets, best practices, and step-by-step guides to building trading systems, your search is over when you get a hold of the book: Building Winning Algorithmic Trading Systems, + Website: A Trader’s Journey from Data Mining to Monte Carlo Simulation to Live Trading.

This book covers a comprehensive explanation and demonstration of the process of trading, which involves building your entry and exit points in trading, testing it, and implementing it during live trading. This book also uncorks the algorithmic principles integrated into the trading systems that you will develop and employ. Start discovering the essentials to a successful trading system that will give you endless potentials and trading possibilities.

About the Author

Kevin Davey is a learned trading system developer. His passion for developing winning systems has enabled him to become one of the most successful traders. He didn’t just stop by trading and winning all by himself. Instead, he writes books and shares his discoveries and techniques to be of help to young and inexperienced traders and those who have the will to build winning trading systems as well. 

Table of Contents

The book presents the following topics:

Part I A Trader’s Journey

Chapter 1 The Birth of a Trader

Chapter 2 Enough is Enough

Chapter 3 World Cup Championship of Futures Trading Triumph

Chapter 4 Making the Leap – Transitioning to Full Time

Part II Your Trading System

Chapter 5 Testing and Evaluating a Trading System

Chapter 6 Preliminary Analysis 

Chapter 7 Detailed Analysis

Chapter 8 Designing and Developing Systems

Part III Developing a Strategy

Chapter 9 Strategy Development – Goals and Objectives

Chapter 10 Trading Idea

Chapter 11 Let’s Talk About Data

Limited Testing

Chapter 13 In-Depth Testing/Walk-Forward analysis

Chapter 14 Monte Carlo Analysis and Incubation

Chapter 15 Diversification

Chapter 16 Position Sizing and Money Management

Chapter 17 Documenting the Process

Part IV Creating a System

Chapter 18 Goals, Initial and Walk-Forward-Testing

Chapter 19 Monte Carlo Testing and Incubation

Chapter 20 Account and Position Sizing

Chapter 21 Trading Psychology

Chapter 22 Other Considerations before Going Live

Part VI Monitoring a Live Strategy

Chapter 23 The Ins and Outs of Monitoring a Live Strategy

Chapter 24 Real Time

Part VII Cautionary Tales

Chapter 25 Delusions of Grandeur