Daniel Duffy of Wilmott explains why DotNet CSharp is wise for financial market applications and automated trading systems vs C Plus Plus
I just discovered this from a well known professor. He explains why DotNet is useful for these type of platforms as well as his views of C++.
http://www.wilmott.com/blogs/cuchulainn/index.cfm/BKFACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don't worry as I don't post stupid cat videos or what I eat!