Senthilkumar Gopal

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Part 2 - Review of the Trillion Dollar Bet — Fall of LTCM

07 April 2018

Continuing with my suggested readings for Machine Learning for Trading, we reviewed this documentary on the beautiful formula called “Black-Scholes Model”, its Nobel Prize victory and how a company (Long Term Capital Management) made a bet of 1 trillion dollars using that formula and failed gloriously.

Part 1 - Review of the Trillion Dollar Bet — Fall of LTCM

06 April 2018

Continuing with my suggested readings for Machine Learning for Trading, we reviewed this documentary on the beautiful formula called “Black-Scholes Model”, its Nobel Prize victory and how a company (Long Term Capital Management) made a bet of 1 trillion dollars using that formula and failed gloriously.

Part 3 - “The Big Short” Movie for a trading novice

31 March 2018

As part of my curriculum for Machine Learning for Trading (CS 7646) in my OMSCS course, we were asked to watch the movie “The Big Short” to learn how the market crash in 2008 happened, the sequence of events leading up to it and some of the key financial aspects and terms which are key to its plot. This is the final part of the review.

Part 2 - “The Big Short” Movie for a trading novice

31 March 2018

As part of my curriculum for Machine Learning for Trading (CS 7646) in my OMSCS course, we were asked to watch the movie “The Big Short” to learn how the market crash in 2008 happened, the sequence of events leading up to it and some of the key financial aspects and terms which are key to its plot. This is the second part of the review.

Part 1 - “The Big Short” Movie for a trading novice

16 March 2018

As part of my curriculum for Machine Learning for Trading (CS 7646) in my OMSCS course, we were asked to watch the movie “The Big Short” to learn how the market crash in 2008 happened, the sequence of events leading up to it and some of the key financial aspects and terms which are key to its plot.

Google Sign-In Integration for the eBay Android App

24 October 2017

A technical blog post on how Google Identity integration was done on eBay Android app and leveraged to help users authenticate seamlessly.

Good code and Why should we care?

05 August 2017

A medium post on how to write good code and why we should care about it.

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