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Long/Short Equity and Directional Strategies For Hedge Funds

DLPAL LS software calculates features that measure the probability and significance of directional bias of securities. The program also generates historical values of those features  for backtesting purposes and train and score files for machine learning. DLPAL LS software is used by professional traders and hedge funds for the development of directional and long/short trading strategies based on fixed algos and machine learning. The results of this software cannot be replicated easily by competition. Click here for demo information.

Fixed and Machine Learning Models

DLPAL LS also offers capability of generating historical files with the calculated features for all securities in a universe. These files can be used to backtest various long/short equity strategies in third party backtesting platforms. The program also generates historical files with binary targets based on the next day return and scoring files to be used with machine learning algorithms. Therefore, the output of the program can be used to implement both fixed algos based on the calculated features and also algos derived from machine learning classification.

Below is an outline of the functions of DLPAL LS:

Click here for an overview of DLPAL LS with examples. For more articles about DLPAL LS click here.

This is the output of DLPAL LS as of the close of October 12, 2018, for Dow-30 stocks. Note that any stock universe can be used.

The program offers several options for ranking securities based on the calculated features and also saving an output of the results. For more information refer to the program manual that comes with the demo version.

Click here for an example of an institutional grade long/short equity strategy developed with DLPAL.

Reduced functionality version for quant traders

For more details and pricing of reduced functionality version click here. If you would like to get familiar with the software you can read the relevant articles.

Trial versions and pricing for hedge funds and professional traders

Only 15 numbered licenses will be sold and sales will be discontinued thereafter without prior notice.

Instructions for receiving a free trial version

Hedge funds with web presence  and professional traders can receive a fully functional demo license of DLPAL LS valid for 21 days.  Steps for receiving a demo:

Step 1: Click here to order the demo

Step 2: Contact us to confirm receipt of payment. 

Please use an email address based on the hedge fund domain name. This is an example of an acceptable email address: We do not reply to emails from free email accounts (gmail, yahoo, etc.) since we cannot verify the origin. Also please include the following:

  • Fund name or declarations of professional trader status
  • Full address
  • Your name and position
  • Telephone number
  • Website of hedge fund

Note that only reduced functional trials are available to individual retail traders and we reserve the right to deny any requests for a trial version.

If after testing the program you decide it can add value to your business you may contact us for pricing and more details.


For a limited time we offer free support to demo users.

Please read our Disclaimer and Terms and Conditions before ordering a demo or full version of DLPAL LS.