Author Archives: Elena

Approximate Bayesian Computation

Greetings, my blog readers! This is my first post in 2018. In this post I will share with you a very simple way of performing inference using Approximate Bayesian Computation (ABC) – not to be confused with Approximate Bootstrap Confidence … Continue reading

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Absolute vs. Proportional Returns

Greetings, my blog readers! It will be a safe assumption to make that people who read my blogs work with data. In finance, the data is often in form of asset prices or other market indicators like implied volatility. Analyzing … Continue reading

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Hidden Technical Debt of Machine Learning – Play Now Pay Later

Last week I was lucky enough to attend the Strata Conference London 2017 for one day. The venue and the event are impressive in scale, participants and content. The quality of tutorials and talks, in general, was very good, and … Continue reading

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AI, Data Science and ML – 2016 developments and trends for 2017 – KDnuggets article

Sharing a link to the KDNuggets article with thoughts provided by a few data scientists on main 2016 developments and what the trends for 2017 look like. Reinforcement Learning is mentioned more than once! http://www.kdnuggets.com/2017/01/ai-data-science-machine-learning-key-trends.html

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(Jan-17) Did You Know That?

A brand new idea for my blog in 2017 is a monthly Did You Know That digest where I am going to share with you m things (where m<=3) that I recently learnt and found to be useful. I am … Continue reading

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