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Most Popular Python Backtesting Libraries

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backtrader - 8.8k stars

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Lean - 6.2k

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PyAlgoTrade - 3.7k

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Jesse

https://github.com/jesse-ai/jesse 3.9K

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backtesting.py - 2.5k stars

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Backtest trading strategies with Python.

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finmarketpy - 2.9k

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is a Python based library that enables you to analyze market data and also to backtest trading strategies using a simple to use API, which has prebuilt templates for you to define backtest. Included in the library finmarketpy

fastquant - 901 stars

Bringing backtesting to the mainstream fastquant allows you to easily backtest investment strategies with as few as 3 lines of python code. Its goal is to promote data driven investments by making quantitative analysis in finance accessible to everyone. fastquant activity - github code frequency

zipline

activity - github code frequency https://github.com/quantopian/zipline 15.2K