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R&D Strategy Document

  • James B. Glattfelder
  • Thomas Bisig
  • Richard B. Olsen

We outline what we believe are the prerequisites and building-blocks for successfully devising trading models and other financial applications based on a complex systems perspective.

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Date of creation: May 2014
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