Dave Walton, MBA

David Walton

Dave Walton, MBA - Co-Founder and Partner, StatisTrade, LLC

Dave Walton, MBA is co-founder and partner of StatisTrade, LLC, a trading system evaluation firm that works with fund managers and family offices to evaluate and improve trading system performance using advanced statistical techniques. Mr. Walton is also portfolio manager for a California based hedge fund. Prior to founding StatisTrade, he spent 18 years ensuring the quality and reliability of cutting-edge technology products for one of the world’s largest computer chip manufacturers. Mr. Walton is a proponent of applying a scientific approach to trading system development and evaluation which includes rigorous validation principles gleaned from his engineering career. Mr. Walton won the NAAIM 2014 Wagner Award for one of his innovative system validation methods.

Contributions

2016 Annual Symposium: Day 1, Interactive Session - Dave Walton

Can you quantify the likelihood your trading system will continue to perform well in the future? Do you think Monte Carlo simulation, walk-forward testing, or out of sample testing can provide the answer? In this session, Mr. Walton discusses why common system validation methods....
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Learning from the Insurance Industry: Using Stochastic Modeling to Improve Trading System Development

Can you quantify the likelihood your trading system will continue to perform well in the future? Do you think Monte Carlo simulation, walk-forward testing, or out of sample testing can provide the answer? In this session, Mr. Walton discusses why common system validation methods....
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