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Building Trading Bots Using Java

Authors: Varshney, Shekhar

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  • Shows readers how to build an automated currency trading bot
  • A first to market approach on bots for finance and trading using Java programming language
  • Java is very popular language in enterprise and growing in use specifically in finance
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About this book

Build an automated currency trading bot from scratch with java. In this book, you will learn about the nitty-gritty of automated trading and have a closer look at Java, the Spring Framework, event-driven programming, and other open source APIs, notably Google's Guava API. And of course, development will all be test-driven with unit testing coverage.

The central theme of Building Trading Bots Using Java is to create a framework that can facilitate automated trading on most of the brokerage platforms, with minimum changes. At the end of the journey, you will have a working trading bot, with a sample implementation using the OANDA REST API, which is free to use.



What You'll Learn
  • Find out about trading bots
  • Discover the details of tradeable instruments and apply bots to them
  • Track and use market data events
  • Place orders and trades
  • Work with trade/order and account events

Who This Book Is For

Experienced programmers new to bots and other algorithmic trading and finance techniques.

About the authors

Shekhar Varshney is a freelance software developer based in Switzerland with over 19 years of development experience. He started his journey with IBM mainframes, correcting COBOL programs infected with the Y2K bug. At present, his main software development focus is building enterprise services based on SOA principles. He has a keen interest in software design and architecture. In his free time, he loves experimenting with new APIs and frameworks mostly in the Java ecosystem.

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eBook $34.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2520-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $44.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2519-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Building Trading Bots Using Java
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Shekhar Varshney
Distribution Rights
Standard Apress distribution
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-2520-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-2520-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-2519-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 281
Number of Illustrations and Tables
61 b/w illustrations
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