Recent content by Andy Nguyen

  1. Andy Nguyen

    Need Advice On Recording Lecture Videos

    I vote for Camtasia as well. There are many less expensive or free software to do what you want but many online training courses use Camtasia. QuantNet C++ courses by @Daniel Duffy and the Options course by @dstefan used Camtasia for the video lectures.
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    How Quantnet's C++ certificates got me a job on Wall Street

    It is open 24/7 and we have people from all over the world joining every single day.
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    Retaking Certificate

    Almost everyone who has done all the work will do well enough to pass and earn the certificate.
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    Prof. Emeritus Mark Rubinstein, financial engineering pioneer, passes away

    Mark Rubinstein, a finance professor emeritus whose work had a profound impact on Wall Street by forever changing how financial assets are created and priced, died May 9 in Tiburon, California. He was 74. Rubinstein, who retired in 2012 after nearly 40 years on the University of California...
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    CMU or work a year and Princeton

    My advice applies if you have a job lined up or can get one by school starts. Princeton likes to admit applicants with some work exp so their advice makes sense for them.
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    CMU or work a year and Princeton

    You are still very young. Working a year and then go back to school will give you the big advantage of knowing exactly what skills you need and how the theory applies to real world. If you can get in a program now, you will have a better chance with the additional work experience. Lot of others...
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    CMU MSCF Reviews Deleted

    The reviews were deleted by its original authors for whatever reason. It was disappointing to say the least. I know it takes a lot of effort to write a review, specially the unprompted reviews.
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    UCB MFE Review of UC Berkeley MFE program

    If it is happening at programs with hands on directors like this, imagine how it is playing at other programs where career service is non-existent.
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    Retaking Certificate

    Hi With re enrollment you will only pay $1200 and will get a fresh 16 weeks. You can reenroll at any time. The link is Online Invoice Payment 1200 for Amount and reenrollment for Notes.
  10. Andy Nguyen

    What books are you currently reading?

    Here is another one that I'm currently reading. Autobiography is my favorite genre, it seems.
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    MFE enrollment at the age of 31

    Many of my cohorts and I entered the MFE program at in our 30s about 10 years ago and successfully transitioned into this field. So age is nothing but just a number. The time may has changed and probably the specific skills/knowledge are evolving as well. Just make sure you enroll in a program...
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    NYU MSMF Are you still waiting for hearing from NYU FinMath?
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    Is being extroverted vital for success in the financial industry?

    That's the name of the game. You got it.
  14. Andy Nguyen

    Cornell FE Cornell application for Spring 2020 MS-ORIE - Rejected for weird reason

    Send the program an email to see if they can reconsider you for Fall 2019 instead.