Momentum Trading Strategies
This course requires a basic understanding of financial markets such as buying and selling of securities. And basic knowledge of trading in equities, ETFs and futures markets.
AFTER THIS COURSE YOU’LL BE ABLE TO
List and explain the fundamental reasons behind the significant and persistent returns from momentum trading strategies
Create and backtest time series and cross sectional momentum strategies on stock, stock indices, fixed income, and commodities futures
Optimise look back and holding period
Analyse portfolio returns and risk using different performance measures
Identify the nature of time series using Hurst exponent
Explain the basic concepts in futures markets such as contango, backwardation, term structure and roll returns
Apply crossover and breakout models to volatility decile portfolio
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