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  1. Satnam

    Just curious, if you live in Princeton, or did you go to Princeton University?

    Just curious, if you live in Princeton, or did you go to Princeton University?
  2. Satnam

    Python

    Can anyone recommend any good books or websites for "Python for Financial Modeling"? Amazon has one book on this topic, but the reviews were not very good. Thanks.
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    Sankar, What's you email address? I want to ask you some things? Maybe we can meet for lunch...

    Sankar, What's you email address? I want to ask you some things? Maybe we can meet for lunch in Grand Central next week. Please use my email SatnamSingh@hotmail.com. Satnam
  4. Satnam

    Order books

    If you have an account with IB, you can see it in their workstation.
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    Where can I get historical gold prices?

    Depends on what frequency and time period you need. You can definitely get past one year price data from Bloomberg or Reuters but it will not be tick level data. It will be more like 10min, 30min, 1hr, daily frequency. If you have a paper or trading account with IB you can even get historical...
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    Quantnet MFE Application Tracker

    This is a nice feature. One of the things you can do is to assign a number to each application and then in the status display show the assigned number instead of the name/username. This way you can maintain the privacy issue and still display all the applications.
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    July 09 Jobs report

    Labor force excludes unemployed people who give up looking for jobs. Then there are adjustments for death and birth model. Without these adjustments the unemployment rate should be higher.
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    Another interesting article not related to finance

    Very interesting article. I wonder what people think about the following line from the article: "Any finite set of rules is going to be a very incomplete approximation of reality."
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    When Really Big Numbers Aren't Nearly Enough

    Interesting article in Wednesday's WSJ about numbers. When Really Big Numbers Aren't Nearly Enough The nine-digit Social Security Number is holding strong after 73 years. The 10-digit phone number is six decades old and counting. But the Internet will soon outlive its equivalent numbering...
  10. Satnam

    2009 Interactive Brokers Collegiate Trading Olympiad

    Congrats guys. It's impressive that our program was so well represented.
  11. Satnam

    Financial Modeling with MATLAB at Baruch College, Mar 4

    I attended first half and basically the first half was just an overview of the product/company. One good thing was that they have student version of MATLAB which you can purchase while you are a student, but the rep suggested that the updated version R200b is coming out in a week or so. So if...
  12. Satnam

    Baruch MFE Baruch goes to Canada

    Congrats guys.
  13. Satnam

    The No-Stats All-Star

    This weekend's NY Times magazine article "The No-Stats All Start" was very interesting. It talks about an NBA player who's stats are average but whenever he is on court his team gets lot better. The use of statistics described is very interesting. I think some of you might like the article. The...
  14. Satnam

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy belated birthday Radha.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday dude.
  16. Satnam

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Alain.
  17. Satnam

    Congratulations Jake and Sarah

    Congratulations Jake.
  18. Satnam

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Woody. .
  19. Satnam

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Greg Happy birthday Greg. Cheers and best wishes.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Vadim Happy birthday!!!!! :drinkers::band::drinkers::dance1::birthday::cheers::drinkers:
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Belated happy birthday Andy!!!!
  22. Satnam

    What is going on at Bear Stearns ?

    Wow Lehman down 34% before market opening. Can only imagine what the day will bring?
  23. Satnam

    What is going on at Bear Stearns ?

    Besides from Bear, one other company that stands out from this data is LEH, and they are down 10% today. Anybody with any insights????
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    What is going on at Bear Stearns ?

    JPMorgan Chase Funding Bear Stearns Friday March 14, 9:28 am ET JPMorgan Chase, With Federal Reserve Bank of NY, to Provide Funding to Bear Stearns NEW YORK (AP) -- JPMorgan Chase says that in conjunction with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York it will provide temporary funding for Bear...
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy belated birthday. Good to have you as a teammate.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Akino. :)
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Adam!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  28. Satnam

    Looking for a book.

    Damodaran on Valuation - 2nd Edition, is a good book, although that's the only book I have read, so you should wait for some other suggestions and compare this book with the other books on this subject. <iframe...
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    Chris Dolan's Thread

    Hi Chris, Regarding your question about books, Hulls book is basically about derivatives (and is a great book), but since you said your finance background is bit lacking, I would highly recommend: Investments by Zvi Bodie, Alex Kane, and Alan J. Marcus This book gives much broader idea...
  30. Satnam

    Congratulations Alain and Wendy!!!!

    Congrats.
  31. Satnam

    Interest in Intro to Unix/Linux during January

    I am also interested in this workshop. Satnam
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Jason.
  33. Satnam

    What was your undergrad major?

    I will second that "Adam kicks ass in this program".
  34. Satnam

    Interested in Trading simulation at Subotnick Center?

    I will like to attend it too.
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Many wishes Muting.
  36. Satnam

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday!!!!
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    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday.
  38. Satnam

    The Master Happy Birthday thread

    Happy birthday Sunny.
  39. Satnam

    Calculus and C++ classes

    Actually I took graduate level C++ class (classes, it's a 2 semester thing, and it's actually OOP by title, but C++ is the language used) at Baruch. It's taught by Prof. Albert Croker, who is the head of department. I will highly recommend his class.
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