Evolving Market Index Trading Rules Using Grammatical Evolution
This study examines the potential of an evolutionary automatic programming methodology to uncover a series of useful technical trading rules for the UK FTSE 100 stock index. Index values for the period 26/4/1984 to 4/12/1997 are used to train and test the model. The preliminary findings indicate that the methodology has much potential, outperforming the benchmark strategy adopted.
KeywordsTrading System Stock Index Trading Rule Technical Indicator Average Indicator
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