May 2020

Mad methods

May 29, 2020 | OSM

Over the past few weeks, we’ve examined the three major methods used to set return expectations as part of the portfolio allocation process. Those methods were historical averages, discounted cash flow models, and risk premia models. Today, we’ll bring all these models together to compare and contrast their ...
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Implied risk premia

May 15, 2020 | OSM

In our last post, we applied machine learning to the Capital Aset Pricing Model (CAPM) to try to predict future returns for the S&P 500. This analysis was part of our overall project to analyze the various methods to set return expectations when seeking to build a satisfactory portfolio. Others ...
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Data Privacy in the Age of COVID-19

May 14, 2020 | Ryan Sheehy

Hugo Bowne-Anderson, the host of DataFramed, the DataCamp podcast, recently interviewed Katharine Jarmul, Head of Product at Cape Privacy. Introducing Katharine Jarmul Hugo Bowne Anderson: Hey Katharine. Katharine Jarmul: Hi Hugo. Hugo Bowne Anderson:...
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How to Write a Git Commit Message, in 7 Steps

May 11, 2020 | Paul van der Laken

Version control is an essential tool for any software developer. Hence, any respectable data scientist has to make sure his/her analysis programs and machine learning pipelines are reproducible and maintainable through version control. Often, we use git for version control. If you don’t know what git is yet, ... [...Read more...]
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