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IGIndex (+ other broker) Dynamic Webscraper in Python
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  • Posted: Fri, Aug 03, 2012
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[originally posted in C# now I need in Python]


I am interested in the real financial market as well as derived financial markets such as betting markets and I would like to gather realtime information on various financial markets and run statistical comparisons on the data generated.

I would like to use IGIndex platform for webscraping, the problem is data changes every second!! Can you webscrape this?!


I'll use an iterative approach and first start recording a small sample of data from a few select markets on FTSE. There are two stages to this project


I have made a short video 2.5 minute containing screenshots of what I'm after, please watch this before continuing. Thank-you!

  [obscured]  /watch?v=Id9A_B8tHFo

[Note the video is only 2.5mins however the upload caused an error and it last 7.5 mins, there is 5mins of black screen at end!]

My first tests will be with FTSE Binary markets, because they are smaller markets and ...

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Desired Skills
Javascript, Python
Job ID: 32462416
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Expertise in web scraping, web crawling, data mining, data extraction, and mailing list development using php, wget, curl, perl, and bash in linux...
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Bid ID: 32756510  |  Submitted: Aug 15, 2012 10:49 ET 
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