Excel as a daily data source
Author: haytac
Creation Date: 7/13/2020 2:42 AM
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This is a WLD question:
- Yahoo provides daily historical data going back a few years
- One can download this as an Excel file

Can one point WLD to such a file on disk and run day strategies on this data?
It does not have to be Yahoo.

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Nice idea and you're in luck! Already created such data provider some 10 years ago ;)

Excel Static

Before you start using it, please read its online user guide in the Wiki and related forum topics to ensure that no issues are raised in setting it up:

1. Wiki: Excel static provider
2. Forum: Excel static provider, Fail to create a new DataSet via Excel Provider after migration to a new computer (64Bit), Excel as a DataSet
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