From Online Instructor to Published Author

Hi, I’m Rune.

I have turned my passion for programming and teaching into several successful online courses and have an engaging social following.

In this ebook, you will learn how to build and evaluate an investment strategy with Python.

  • It will teach you the principles of backtesting with real-life code examples.
  • It will demonstrate why you shouldn’t trust other people's calculations.
  • The full Python code is available for download.

Never be worried if an investment strategy is solid. This book will teach you how to test and evaluate that.

10+ Years of Professional Coding Experience

With a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Aarhus University of Denmark, a minor in mathematics, and an MBA from Henley Business School to master the financial aspects, Rune has the background to combine programming with finance.

In this ebook, Rune shares with you how not to get cheated by the convincing financial analysis you find in various books. It will enable you to verify and avoid pitfalls from presented investment strategies.

Don’t let poor financial analysis run your investments.


  Python: Backtesting Your Investment Strategy
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What this book will teach you

Financial books assume that you, the reader, don’t have the possibility to do more than validate the given calculations in the book. This is true for almost everyone. But if you don’t want to be blinded by fancy calculations, which are optimized to give big returns, then read this book.

What will you get?

  • 85 pages of content with explanations of concepts and supporting code.
  • Investment strategy You will know how to build simple investment strategies and test calculate the return using pandas.
  • Backtesting It will teach you the principles of backtesting using return (CAGR), maximum drawdown, and volatility.
  • Starting from scratch It will show you how to install all you need and various ways to get historic stock data.
  • Visualization You will learn how to visualize your results
  • Covering concepts Calculate the return of the portfolio, what correlation tells us and how to calculate it, and much more.

Read this or lose another 12% in the market

You can read books that promise you a 12% return with valid calculations to back it up. It is called backtesting. But actually, there is a catch that almost nobody can verify on their own. If you don’t want to be one of them then read and learn the skills.

You get access to Python Circle

When you join the Python Circle community, you will:

Have access to private community events where I will share knowledge and experience on how to succeed in your career faster and secure yourself a bright future.

Have exposure to new ideas, technologies, and approaches in Python development that will make you more desirable to any business.

Have access to unreleased Python resources that will provide you with additional insight into Python and how to succeed faster.

...but most importantly, you will connect with other Python learners. Collaborating with other will improve your skill drastically.

Be part of something bigger!

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