Quantitative Analyst

CityU opens door to risk management

Given the recent global economic crisis, derivatives and risk management have become critical areas for banks and other financial institutions.

Saturday, 6 November, 2010, 12:00am

The Quants

The Quants by Scott Patterson Random House HK$150

4 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Putting theory into practise

Stanford University will run a six-month, part-time training programme in Hong Kong for professionals in the application of engineering methodologies and quantitative methods in finance, offering them the chance to put theory into practise.

13 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Quantitative Finance

Name: Vincent Lee Chun-man

Age: 23

Course: Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Quantitative Finance

School: Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Year of Study: Year Three

Duration of programme: Three years

Young Post: What courses do you have to study?

3 May 2007 - 12:00am

Up-to-date training keeps professionals at top of game

HONG KONG'S FINANCIAL industry is widely recognised as part of the backbone of the economy and a sector that offers a wealth of career opportunities.

The industry has high expectations of its professional staff and expects them continually to upgrade their skills, talents, knowledge and creativity.

28 May 2005 - 12:00am

Inter-school finance contest

Senior secondary students are invited to join the Second Inter-school Finance Competition organised by the Chinese University's Society of Quantitative Finance (QFiS) this summer.

Last year about 100 teams of five students took part in a written test and a quiz based on three talks conducted by financial experts. Three teams advanced to the grand final.

20 May 2005 - 12:00am

Science of financial survival

A software engineer friend of mine who worked for an investment bank in Hong Kong was generally dismissive of finance professionals. 'I think we'll be running everything soon,' he snorted derisively, before heading off to London to set up his own IT company.

26 Feb 2000 - 12:00am