Paul Wilmott Introduces Quantitative Finance
Paul Wilmott Introduces Quantitative Finance, Second Edition is an accessible introduction to the classical side of quantitative finance specifically for university students. Adapted from the comprehensive, even epic, works Derivatives and Paul Wilmott on Quantitative Finance, Second Edition, it includes carefully selected chapters to give the student a thorough understanding of futures, options and numerical methods. Software is included to help visualize the most important ideas and to show how techniques are implemented in practice. There are comprehensive end-of-chapter exercises to test students on their understanding.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CamKC - LibraryThing
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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - sthitha_pragjna - LibraryThing
Wilmott is an institution, and this book (or the three volume version) is one that any aspiring quant will do very well to read. Read full review