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    From Dominic: How to Spot Lies told to Quant Developers 101

    How to Spot Lies told to Quant Developers 101 URL: http://www.wilmott.com/blogs/dcfc/index.cfm/2007/6/3/How-to-Spot-Lies-told-to-Quant-Developers--101 There is nothing particularly wrong with a career as a quantitative developer. But... On the forums, and in conversations it's become clear...
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    Matlab

    We use C++ and Excel VBA in our assignments.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy Birthday and many happy returns of the day!!
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    PHOTO: Dinner/karaoke to celebrate Hasan's job offer !

    Thanks Hasan, for a wonderful time! The karaoke session was hilarious. AmericanBilly started by calling all PRC to invade Tibet and the rest is history....the karaoke remote was complicated and ran out of battery...... There are so many talented singers (well many times we just talked...
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Ah...another Taurean! Many happy returns of the day!
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    i cant take it!! ISSC

    "... Use the great resource of Weissman school to your advantage. Call or email either Cathy or Ben Rohdin, the director of Graduate Studies. I found that the people at Weissman are very good in helping us. Give them a call and explain your situation." Ben_Rohdin@baruch.cuny.edu
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    Question about financial amount

    Also, read the housing information and cost breakdowns in the general forum of Quantnet. It is realistic. In some sense, providing for twice the amount is good security, at least for 2 years. After that, a suggestion from this thread would be applicable.
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    Question about financial amount

    There are some forums and websites that could advice you on your options. You could have some sort of bankers guarantee on assets which are also acceptable, not sure about Baruch's policy.
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    Question about financial amount

    Welcome to AMERICA!
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Thanks a lot! Today is also Earth Day. Cheers.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Thank you!
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    Question about financial amount

    I went with a gut feeling of twice the required amount. HTH.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy Birthday Bill! It has been a pleasure knowing you. Cheers.
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    PHOTO: Visit UBS Trading floor, Stamford, CT

    Hi, Don't seem to be able to RSVP.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy Birthday and have a bountiful year ahead!
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