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Quantitative Guide

Quantitative analysis software basically breaks into two buckets. There is a real trade-off between these commercial and open source software. Commercial software is built on relatively easy to use user interfaces that reduce or eliminate your need to write code. Open source software is a collection of tools built by different developers to do different kinds of functions, all with transparent code. There are more bugs and quirks, but these also tend to be more flexible and where newer kinds of analysis show up first; commercial software often lags behind and limits changes to parameters.

Apr 05, 2021