Backtest libraries

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  • backtrader

    Python Backtesting library for trading strategies

    https://www.backtrader.com/ Nice, but it seems that the development more or less stopped in the past years. Running Ubuntu backtraders visualisation is not accessible without python library downgrade tricks

  • backtesting.py

    :mag_right: :chart_with_upwards_trend: :snake: :moneybag: Backtest trading strategies in Python.

    https://kernc.github.io/backtesting.py/ Nice analytics/visualisation but you need to do tricks to buy half a bitcoin. No native support of strategies based on multiple assets.

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  • blankly

    🚀 💸 Easily build, backtest and deploy your algo in just a few lines of code. Trade stocks, cryptos, and forex across exchanges w/ one package.

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