• C++ Programming for Financial Engineering
    Highly recommended by thousands of MFE students. Covers essential C++ topics with applications to financial engineering. Learn more Join!
    Python for Finance with Intro to Data Science
    Gain practical understanding of Python to read, understand, and write professional Python code for your first day on the job. Learn more Join!
    An Intuition-Based Options Primer for FE
    Ideal for entry level positions interviews and graduate studies, specializing in options trading arbitrage and options valuation models. Learn more Join!

Recent content by Shlomi

  1. Shlomi

    How does "quant trader" differ from "bond trader" and "stock trader"?

    Quant trader can be a stock trader or a bond trader. Your question should be whats the difference between a quant trader and a discretionary trader. Basically a quant trader develops a method based on numbers and a discretionary trader trades on his discretion.
  2. Shlomi

    Help!!! Java business/trading days calendar library

    Thanks guys, finally I used the JQuantlib. After struggling with it a little bit I found it pretty good.
  3. Shlomi

    Help!!! Java business/trading days calendar library

    Does anyone knows if there is a java library similar to calendar that only contains the trading/business dates or a way to use the calendar library and to figure somehow if the date was a trading date? ---------- Post added at 03:23 PM ---------- Previous post was at 03:18 PM ---------- Found...
  4. Shlomi

    top 200 jobs 2010 jobs rated

    top 200 jobs 2010 jobs rated
  5. Shlomi

    A Fun Interview Question

    if n=1 the meat will be eaten and the lion will fall asleep but wont get eaten by other lion. if n=2 the meat wont get eaten (if one lion will eat the meat he will get eaten by the second lion) if n=3 the meat will be eaten since the lion that will eat it knows that after he will eat it n will...
  6. Shlomi

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Aditya...
  7. Shlomi

    End of Semester Party

    Most of the graduating class dont have finals
  8. Shlomi

    Does a MFE degree make you a smarter/better investor?

    I think that it can make you a better trader. The thing is, IMO that most of the people that go to MFE program are risk averse and would prefer to work for corporates ans secure a steady income instead of investing their money.
  9. Shlomi

    High Quality Data Source?

    You can open interactive brokers account and get historical data using their API. You can get there historical data with minimum bar size of 1 sec.
  10. Shlomi

    MS Marketing, application process

    Not that I'm aware of.
  11. Shlomi

    MS Marketing, application process

    Dude, you are in the wrong forum
  12. Shlomi

    2009 Quantnet Ranking of Financial Engineering (MFE), Quantitative Finance Programs

    John Hull teaches at Rotman, the business school of UToronto, while the MMF isn't part of the business school as far as i know.
  13. Shlomi

    Texas A&M Foreign Currency Trading Competition

    Ill do my best...
  14. Shlomi

    Where can I get historical gold prices?

    3 years back daily data will be good, thanks
  15. Shlomi

    Where can I get historical gold prices?

    Well, Im looking for something in more accessible fashion. I think that bloomberg will do it.