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Financial Information GRID



The aim of this project is to develop a Grid-based demonstrator for sharing and analysing real-time financial data streams, time series of financial returns and financial news. The grid will help economists in testing and evaluating theories about the nature of financial data and to study decision-making in one of the key sectors of the UK economy - the financial markets. The key objectives are: 1) to create a Grid environment based on Open Source Grid Middleware; 2) to provide a demonstrable software application, on the Grid, for analysing financial information in the form of quantitative data (time services) and qualitative data (financial/political news); 3) to evaluate the benefits of the approach.

Maturity: Initial Research
Region: UK
Type: Pilot
Grant Value: £86,491.00
Start Date: 01/04/2004
End Date: 30/09/2004
Project Status: completed
Funding Agency: ESRC

Project Members
Prof Khurshid Ahmad

Collaborating Organisations
University of Surrey

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This project is not associated with any components at present.

Application Area(s) associated with Project
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