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by KennyMing
October 8th, 2008, 8:51 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Difficulty of entering a MFE program next year
Replies: 14
Views: 50182

Difficulty of entering a MFE program next year

" Don't waste your time on that."What do you mean? Don't waste time to study MFE in next year?(I think the laid off i-bankers may try MBA to diversify their career choice rather focusing on finance only.)
by KennyMing
October 7th, 2008, 3:55 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Move to the UK
Replies: 19
Views: 52200

Move to the UK

But when will the US & UK market be recovered? 3 years? or even longer?
by KennyMing
October 7th, 2008, 3:51 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Your opinion?
Replies: 9
Views: 49540

Your opinion?

How about Hong Kong and Japan?
by KennyMing
September 22nd, 2008, 4:48 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Don't do MFE/MSc Math fin
Replies: 100
Views: 64612

Don't do MFE/MSc Math fin

But do you think the market will be recovered within 2-3 years?There may be a demand of quants to develop new models and new derivatives. What do you think?
by KennyMing
June 22nd, 2008, 2:17 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths
Replies: 42
Views: 64375

IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths

<t>Well, if I wanna find a quantitative risk management in either market or credit risk department. Which program is better then? I have had a look on Imperial MSc Maths and Finance program, it seems that I can take some courses like credit risk, credit structured products and risk management (from ...
by KennyMing
June 18th, 2008, 10:24 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths
Replies: 42
Views: 64375

IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths

<t>I have applied LSE MSc Finance & Econ (My 1st choice)...but I got rejected this year...I know that LSE MSc Finance & Econ is one of the most sought programmes at LSE (Very top choice and very reputable among industry)I think this may due to my lack of economic background or my GPA is not ...
by KennyMing
June 16th, 2008, 7:52 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths
Replies: 42
Views: 64375

IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths

So, it means IC MSc maths and finance & IC MSc financial engineering and risk management > Warwick MSc Financial Maths in term of admission competition?
by KennyMing
June 16th, 2008, 6:17 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths
Replies: 42
Views: 64375

IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths

why didn't you apply IC MSc Maths and Finance?
by KennyMing
June 16th, 2008, 2:03 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths
Replies: 42
Views: 64375

IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths

<t>How about if I wanna be a quantitative risk analyst upon graduation? Would it be better to take LSE MSc Risk and Stochastics over IC MSc Maths and Finance?or actually, it may not be a great difference so long as you are from Oxbridge, LSE, IC with some mathematical and stochastic modeling trainin...
by KennyMing
June 11th, 2008, 3:49 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths
Replies: 42
Views: 64375

IC MSc Maths and Finance Vs LSE MSc Financial Maths

<t>So, if comparing between LSE MSc risk and stochastics and IC MSc maths and finance, LSE is more preferable? What's more, don't you think a master thesis is important for proving your deep understanding of quantitative models? As you mention that the IC Maths department is stronger than LSE, but t...
by KennyMing
June 11th, 2008, 3:42 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: PRMIA versus FRM
Replies: 12
Views: 84999

PRMIA versus FRM

why PRM > FRM? In term of recognition ? or course structure? Since FRM has longer history wor.
by KennyMing
June 9th, 2008, 8:39 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: LSE: MSc in Risk and Stochastics vs Oxford: MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance PLEASE HELP
Replies: 19
Views: 63822

LSE: MSc in Risk and Stochastics vs Oxford: MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance PLEASE HELP

How is the placement record of Oxford MSc computational finance? (Last year ...should be in part time basis) Is the course combined with practical and theoretical part? (for example, real case studies, programming task mini project) or just highly mathematical?
by KennyMing
June 9th, 2008, 8:36 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: LSE: MSc in Risk and Stochastics vs Oxford: MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance PLEASE HELP
Replies: 19
Views: 63822

LSE: MSc in Risk and Stochastics vs Oxford: MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance PLEASE HELP

Just wanna collect more information for reference purpose. The course structure, the reputation of the program and the job placement record. etc.
by KennyMing
June 9th, 2008, 12:17 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: LSE: MSc in Risk and Stochastics vs Oxford: MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance PLEASE HELP
Replies: 19
Views: 63822

LSE: MSc in Risk and Stochastics vs Oxford: MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance PLEASE HELP

Heavy programming work is a good training for quantitative analysis work ....In term of programming work, how is Oxford MSc Computational finance vs Imperial MSc Maths and finance? I haven't applied Oxford this year, but plan to do so after 2 to 3 years.
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