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Article: Python – Is the buzz justified?
Python is rapidly becoming the world’s most popular programming language and its versatility and ease of use has enabled it to achieve widespread adoption in finance, becoming the multipurpose tool of choice for quantitative analysts and other financial technologists. So, why is there so much buzz around Python? Is it really justified? And, more importantly, what are the risks to consider when
October 29, 2018
Financial markets are sitting on a time bomb. In just over three years’ time, Libor, the rate that underpins $350 trillion of financial contracts could disappear. Whether by choice or by regulatory force, the transition away from discredited Libor rates is something market participants can no longer ignore. This special report, sponsored by FINCAD, offers the perspectives of several industry October 15, 2018 Fincad News FINCAD Launches Pioneering Python Toolkit for Valuation and Risk Analytics Enables traders, quants, portfolio managers and risk managers to rapidly build custom analytics, applications and reports Vancouver, BC, October 10, 2018 – FINCAD, the leading provider of enterprise solutions for derivative and fixed income portfolios, today announced innovative enhancements to FINCAD F3, an advanced valuation and risk analytics solution. A comprehensive Python toolkit has been October 10, 2018 Press Releases FINCAD Names Recipient of 2018 Women in Finance Scholarship Vancouver, BC, August 21, 2018 – FINCAD, the leading provider of enterprise portfolio and risk analytics for multi-asset derivatives and fixed income, today announced the recipient of their annual Women in Finance Scholarship award. The$10,000 award was given to Monica Carrasco, who is pursuing a master’s degree in Wealth Management at the Université de Genève. FINCAD’s Women in Finance