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Recent content by Andy Nguyen

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    2020 MFE admission roll call

    Sure thing. Here it is 2021 MFE admission roll call
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    2021 MFE admission roll call

    As admission decisions start to come in, let's get a tradition going here so we can share the programs we applied to, the admits/rejects we received and the program we are ultimately joining. Let's keep the format uniform and discussions on their separate programs threads. Please share details...
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    Financial engineering courses for mid career professionals

    Look at our 2021 MFE rankings. All programs ranked there are STEM and FT. https://quantnet.com/mfe-programs-rankings/
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    Self studying Risk

    We have a whole section for market risk here https://quantnet.com/forum/risk-management-resources.107/ @Ken Abbott is your man.
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    Columbia MFE Columbia MFE 21

    If you guys haven't added your timelines to the Tracker yet, please consider doing us all and me personally a favor and add yours. It will help a great deal. https://quantnet.com/tracker/
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    Math background for quant

    You can address the programming part first by taking C++ and Python. We have those courses online here which are taken by thousands of prospective MFE applicants and highly recommended by top programs. Finance and math part, I think you can take extra quantitative courses during your undergrad...
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    Get 1st internship

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    Why banks need C++ developers more than ever

    As banks everywhere look to build up their systematic trading teams as a matter of strategic urgency in the face of competition from electronic market makers like Jane Street and Citadel Securities, a new wave of demand for C++ developers has been unleashed. Justifiably known as one of the most...
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    Pasting Daniel's reply here for proper chain of comments. I had mentioned to Devon about my...

    Pasting Daniel's reply here for proper chain of comments. I had mentioned to Devon about my other deadline. I am almost finished now and now we can free resources to get the slides and exercises. The C++17/20 is small compared to C++11. So it is an add in update. The rest of the course is the...
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    Fordham MSQF

    Reviews from Fordham are hard to come by. We have only a couple and they are several years old. https://quantnet.com/resources/fordham-university-quantitative-finance-program.22/reviews
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    QuantNet C++ course for MFE admission

    The tried and true content tailored for future quantitative finance professionals. It's created by Dr. Daniel Duffy upon his years of experience. The awesome and unique TA Avi, who will provide personal feedback on your coding technique. You won't get those anywhere else, free, paid or otherwise.
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    QuantNet C++ course for MFE admission

    The answer is yes. Many top MFE programs accept this C++ certificate to meet their programming requirement. We have thousands of students over the years and I haven't met one that says otherwise :) On the other hand, taking a programming course in college is easy. You likely will get a passing...
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    Remember to use GET300OFF for a discount on the advanced course :)

    Remember to use GET300OFF for a discount on the advanced course :)
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    I will check with @APalley on this.

    I will check with @APalley on this.