Automatización de Análisis de Coyuntura - Clase 1

Introducción general. Objetivos del Curso

Alphacast Basics

  1. [HOY] Datasets, Charts, Maps y Dashboards
  2. Data Flows: Pipelines y Transformaciones
  3. Integrations: Python, Excel, Google Drive, Power Bi

Aplicaciones y casos de uso

  1. Intro to Web Scrapping in Python
  2. Intro a Algotrading
  3. Intro to Time Series Forecasting
  4. Intro a Machine Learning

Alphacast Basics

Nuestro objetivo es ayudar a los equipos y profesionales de Economía y Finanzas a encontrar, procesar y compartir datos y analisis.

Perfil de usuarios de Alphacast: Estudiantes, aficionados a la economía y finanzas, Consultoras, Analistas de Research de Bancos, Fondos de Inversion, Brokers, Centros de Investigación y Think Tanks


El contenido de la plataforma. ¿Que? ¿Quien? ¿Como? ¿Donde?

¿Quien produce el contenido?

  • Alphacast Open source
  • Featured Publishers
  • Los Usuarios

El contenido puede ser publico, privado o bajo suscripción. Alphacast es una plataforma donde puede comprar y vender datos y analisis

Algunos ejemplos: Econviews, Enrique Roura, Ivan Baumann, CREEBA, ECON-UY

¿Cómo encuentro el contenido?

  • Search
  • Explore
  • Community
  • Tags / Filters


¿Las distintas "Clases" de contenido?


Creacion de Datasets, Charts, Maps y Dashboards

Creación, actualización y manejo de datos

La vista del dataset

  • Download
  • Filter
  • Transform Data [proxima clase]
  • Sync Now --> Open Source

¿Que son las entities?


Conectando un Dataset a Excel

Creación de un Chart

Creación de un Insight, dashboards o reportes.

Algunas opciones de charts avanzadas.

Sample Dataset: Technical Analysis Sample Metrics

  • Lines & Bars
  • Dual Axis
  • Annotations
  • Dual Charts
  • Relative Change / Sum. Etc

Creación de mapas interactivos

  • Matching de entidades
  • Mapas regionales
  • Proyecciones

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