I hear a lot about C/C++ because it is faster than Java and latency is all the big banks and hedge funds care about. However I have seen some Java jobs recently on LinkedIn that requires Java without ...
I was wondering it is possible to get into a quant role without a masters or a PhD. And if so, what are the steps to do so? The only resources I've really been able to find speaking to this on ...
Im just about to begin the programming aspect of my education towards being a Quant. I know what languages are currently being used and how popular they are. However, I have several good friends ...
It seems quants increasingly use econometric models at work. As someone who has sold his soul to probability theory and stochastical analysis I would like to catch up. What are the econometric tools ...
I am looking out for some material where I can study about Kalman Filter applied to Equity using Excel or R?
Perusing the other SE network sites, particularly Programmers, I often find vigorous support for various agile software development methodologies, particularly the various values known as Extreme ...
I am asked to map financial products into XML. It can be in any format. I know there is an open specification FPML. Is that worth to adopt FPML rather than my own standards? Also, how common FPML is ...
In the interest of having "canonical questions" on this site ... What is a Quant?