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by vidyevad
February 11th, 2011, 5:58 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Advice
Replies: 3
Views: 21255

Advice

any suggestion? is C programming useful in quant finance? I think everyone uses C++/OOP, so would C-programming exp be helpful?
by vidyevad
February 11th, 2011, 1:41 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Advice
Replies: 3
Views: 21255

Advice

<t>C- Developer position is in small company which works with embedded systems. but, my job will be pure c programming. SAS analyst position is in Univ-Medical School. I would get an opportunity to use SAS/Stata for regression/statistical analysis where i would work with large scale insurance data.T...
by vidyevad
February 10th, 2011, 10:22 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Advice
Replies: 3
Views: 21255

Advice

<t>Hello Everyone,I need some advice from experts. I have MS in Applied Math and have been searching full time job for last couple of months in quantitative finance. But, could not manage to get one. But, now I have two internship (6 months) offers- 1)C Developer 2)SAS Analyst- regression analysis, ...
by vidyevad
January 10th, 2011, 2:32 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Program C++/Java
Replies: 7
Views: 24359

Program C++/Java

<t>Pawns are not going to move. When knight moves, it can move two squares horizontally and one square vertically, or two squares vertically and one square horizontally. I am trying write a function to calculate legal movement of the knight. Initially, I was thinking to add(+6,+15,+17,+10,-10,-17,-1...
by vidyevad
January 10th, 2011, 3:33 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Program C++/Java
Replies: 7
Views: 24359

Program C++/Java

I have no idea. can someone please give me some idea? how shall i start?
by vidyevad
January 8th, 2011, 1:13 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Program C++/Java
Replies: 7
Views: 24359

Program C++/Java

<t>I want to write a command line program in C++/Java with ? Input: a list of space separated numbers, each 0-63. The first number is the position of a knight on a chess board. Subsequentnumbers are the positions of one or more pawns on the chessboardOutput: a sequence of legal moves the knight make...
by vidyevad
December 28th, 2010, 11:49 pm
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: Paul's book
Replies: 17
Views: 28867

Paul's book

thanks a lot for your comments.
by vidyevad
December 27th, 2010, 4:56 pm
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: Paul's book
Replies: 17
Views: 28867

Paul's book

i have masters in applied math. i am planning to read Derivatives- The theory and practice of financial engineering by Paul Wilmott.Any comments on this book? is it worth to read such a big book?i already have basic knowledge of quant finance.
by vidyevad
December 5th, 2010, 7:31 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Resume Writing
Replies: 3
Views: 22343

Resume Writing

can someone please help me with resume writing?
by vidyevad
December 4th, 2010, 5:34 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Resume Writing
Replies: 3
Views: 22343

Resume Writing

Does anyone know any site for sample resume in quantitative finance?
by vidyevad
December 1st, 2010, 6:48 pm
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: Books: Greeks
Replies: 10
Views: 27153

Books: Greeks

can u tell me title of the book by Taleb?
by vidyevad
December 1st, 2010, 5:50 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Outside Black-Scholes World
Replies: 5
Views: 23280

Outside Black-Scholes World

I am reading Options, Futures and other derivatives by John C. Hull. They have couple of chapters on other models.
by vidyevad
December 1st, 2010, 3:50 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Outside Black-Scholes World
Replies: 5
Views: 23280

Outside Black-Scholes World

Currently, I am studying compound option model, displaced diffusion model, const elasticity of variance model etc. are these models important in quant finance world? is it worth reading outside BS?thanks.
by vidyevad
December 1st, 2010, 3:45 pm
Forum: Book And Research Paper Forum
Topic: Books: Greeks
Replies: 10
Views: 27153

Books: Greeks

I want to study Greeks in detail. I have read in Hull and and Pul Wilmott. But, I am looking for some other book where i would get more detailed info on them. Any suggestions?
by vidyevad
November 16th, 2010, 9:10 pm
Forum: Student Forum
Topic: Advice
Replies: 2
Views: 22263

Advice

Currently, I am studying Var/Risk management. can someone pls suggest some good book? and hows job market for entry level position with MS in applied math?
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