Paul Wilmott Introduces Quantitative Finance

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 11, 2007 - Business & Economics - 544 pages
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In this updated student edition, Paul Wilmott updates and extends his earlier classic, Derivatives: The Theory and Practice of Financial Engineering. Included on CD are numerous Bloomberg screen dumps to illustrate, in real terms, the points raised in the book, along with essential Visual basic code, spreadsheet explanations of the models, and the reproduction of term sheets and option classification tables. The author presents all the current financial theories in a manner designed to make them easy to understand and implement.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

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Excellent anti-dote to conventional, dull finance text-books. Vibrant content, with interesting asides about crashes and investment collapses, careful graphics that elegantly show data and formulae in ... Read full review

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I bought the Ebook, and am wondering where I can access the spreadsheets that are being referenced in the book.

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About the author (2007)

PAUL WILLMOTT, described by the Financial Times as 'cult derivatives lecturer,' is one of the world's leading experts on quantitative finance and derivatives.

He is proprietor of an innovative magazine on quantitative finance and principal of the financial consultancy and training firm, Wilmott Associates. He has written and published widely on quantitative finance. See also his personal website

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