Algo Equity Trading Challenge 2023
Jun 17, 2023
Hong Kong

Welcome to Algo Equity Trading Challenge 2022 (Global).

Ideate your trading algorithms, test on a robust back-testing platform, and compete to make a name for yourself! Gain professional industry knowledge and practical skills to prepare yourself as the next-gen algo-trading professional.

This Challenge is open to public. Create teams of 1~4 members with diverse skills (maths, statistics, finance, coding, presentation) and register by 17 Jun 2023.

1st Round: Ideate

Registered teams of 1-4 members will prepare a ppt less than 15 slides consisting of:

  • Executive summary
  • Trading idea description
  • Trading logic
  • Team biography
  • Implementation detail

Coding is not required in this round

Submission deadline: 21 Jul 2023

Result announced: 31 Jul 2023

2nd Round: Test

Teams will code their trading algorithm and test on ALGOGENE's back-testing engine, then submit the code

Judges will backtest trading algorithms for return, volatility, robustness and practicality to select advancing teams

Submission deadline: 23 Sep 2023

Result announced: 31 Sep 2023

Final Round: Compete

Each team need to compete in out-sample forward test and live paper trading

Live paper trading will last for 2 months from 1-Oct-2023 to 30-Nov-2023

Teams will present trading plan to judges in a 5-minute pitch session on final day

Judges will select winners in each of these categories:

  • Best Sharpe
  • Best Market Return
  • Best Strategy Design

Final Day: 10 Dec 2023

Event Starts:
Jun 17, 2023
Event Ends:
Dec 10, 2023
Event Venue:
Hong Kong
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