How Much Math Does an IT Engineer Need to Learn for Data Science vs Quant Joke

(Last Updated On: December 24, 2017)

From some one long ago on my newsletter list:

very sensible ‘How Much Math Does an IT Engineer Need to Learn for Data Science’ title

back to reality? quants and IT guys work in separate teams in hedge funds, they don’t overlap

funds management keep the understanding for themselves

– What are the alphas, betas and omegas, the programmer asked the quant?

– I am not authorized to tell you, said the quant.
DONT QUOTE ME if you use the joke in your posts
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