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Make Data Work
21–22 May 2018: Training
22–24 May 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Monetizing your data for financial markets

Saeed Amen (Cuemacro)
Location: Capital Suite 4
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Saeed Amen explores various sources of big data and alternative data for financial markets and details ways corporates can monetize their datasets by distributing them to financial market participants, thus creating new revenue streams and marketing opportunities. Saeed then shares a case study showing how Bloomberg newswire stories can be used to inform FX trading when processed in a machine readable form.

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Saeed Amen


Saeed Amen is the founder of Cuemacro, where he consults and publishes research on systematic trading for clients including major quant funds and data companies such as Bloomberg. He is also a cofounder of the Thalesians. Over the past decade, Saeed Amen has created systematic trading strategies at major investment banks including Lehman Brothers and Nomura. He has developed many popular open source Python libraries including finmarketpy and is the author of Trading Thalesians: What the Ancient World Can Teach Us about Trading Today. Saeed has presented his work at conferences and institutions including the IMF, the Bank of England, and the Federal Reserve Board.