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kenneth abbott

  1. Andy Nguyen

    Prof. Ken Abbott retiring from Wall Street to join academia

    I have the honor of knowing @Ken Abbott through his valuable contribution to our QuantNet community and met with him through various occasions many years ago. I know that many generations of MFE students from various programs got to know him as well. His posts have inspired and educated many of...
  2. Ken Abbott

    Collection of important documents for risk management

    Below is a collection of important documents, required reading for students and professionals in the field of risk management. The list is divided into subjects and will be updated. Overview
  3. Ken Abbott

    Finance Industry Dictates Changes to Job Market

    This article appears in QuantNet 2013-2014 International Guide to Programs in Financial Engineering. The job market for quants has changed inexorably. The “particle finance” trend of the last 20 years is on the wane. While funds will still be able to trade on a prop basis, banks’ ability to do...