Stack Exchange now allows custom off-topic reasons+. Currently, these reasons are:
Basic financial questions are off-topic as they are assumed to be common knowledge for those studying or working in the field of quantitative finance.
Questions seeking assistance in developing a trading strategy are off-topic as they are unlikely to be useful to other readers.
I've also proposed one on there that might not be visible yet:
- Questions about becoming a quant are off-topic because this site is intended for people who already work in the industry.
We can have at most three reasons. What should these reasons actually be?
+ This link is in the admin section, so I'm not sure if non-mods can actually see this.