In this article series so far, we have learnt about the basics of algorithmic trading, and the essential skills required to venture into the algorithmic trading domain.
The next logical step would be to understand how to automate your trading strategies. In our first article, we explained the benefits of automating one’s strategies. Automation helps a trader by improving the speed and accuracy of execution, enhances scalability, brings in higher discipline, opens up a wider range of strategies that one can build, and enables the use of more advanced techniques and methods with potentially higher predictability.
If you've been trading, it would be beneficial to transform your strategy into an easily programmable rule-based strategy or into a well-researched and tested quantitative method that can probably be much more efficient, effective and dependable. Automation can help with that. So, in this article, we’ll be focusing on, “How to automate your algorithmic trading strategies?”