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by vazza
April 2nd, 2020, 3:11 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Buy Side Data Scientists
Replies: 2
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Buy Side Data Scientists

Hi, Does anyone here work as a data scientist on the buy side? It's an area I've been intrugued by for a while and I was hoping someone could answer a few of my questions on the nature of the work and prospects:  1. How much of the work is operational (e.g. answering client queries) vs. project/goal...
by vazza
November 6th, 2010, 12:46 pm
Forum: Numerical Methods Forum
Topic: Modelling fund return distributions in Excel
Replies: 2
Views: 24603

Modelling fund return distributions in Excel

<t>Hi,Lets say I had 5 year excess returns for a set of funds in excel. Now if I try to use excel to return the skewenss, kurtosis and chart the return distribution of these what is returned is something that isn't quite normally distributed, but not far off either. So far, so good. But then I filte...
by vazza
September 21st, 2010, 6:43 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: US Economic data decoder.
Replies: 0
Views: 28372

US Economic data decoder.

Hi, Would anyone happen to have a link to the following document, that is if electronic versions are floating around. It's the "Data Decoder: An Investor?s Guide to the U.S. Economy" by O'Sulivan and Hering. Thanks.