Category Archives: Quant Job

Can You Become A Data Scientist In 6 Months with these skills

This article covers all the necessary math skills and programming language skills.  This include R or Python (hint hint) with SQL needs. It also covers how to screen out academys where you learn these skills. I would add one more if you plan to trade. Do they have a valid track record in real time? If not, ditch them or don’t consider them.  

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Here is the article.

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truth about data analyst salaries in hedge funds

If you are top dog from a top university, why is it not hard t o get $500k soon as a data analysis

In theory, data science jobs in hedge funds are some of the best paid in the industry. Urban myth has it that newly qualified PhDs can get $500k+ jobs at top funds soon after graduating and seven figure positions soon after after that. The reality may be rather more modest.

https://news.efinancialcareers.com/us-en/3002709/data-science-salaries-hedge-funds?sfns=mo

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The highest paying classification is this:

Software engineer, market intelligence technology $203kPoint72
Data analyst $200kCitadel
Sector data analyst$175kCitadel
Computer and information research scientist $175kRenaissance Technologies
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20 basic Algo Problems from Coding Interviews

This will be helpful for newbies to get an idea what will be expected of you in interviews. Regardless of your data science POV, important elements of jobs will be SQL and coding techniques explained in this article. This is namely in the finance world for any quant research or coding job you would be interested in.

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New analytics: Quant research job no longer be finance knowledge

This is pretty scary for those who have gone out to earn certification like PHD CFA or even CQF. It seem funds are no longer requiring since funds seek research from ‘bedroom quants’. Do understand you still need to show results. What do you think my Quant Analytics trading results it about?

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https://news.efinancialcareers.com/uk-en/3002106/big-data-jobs-finance

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actuary vs quant

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What is the difference between quant vs actuary? Below is a video of this but see the description:

A lot of people have been asking what is the difference between Quants and Actuaries. Some have tried claiming one is nested inside of the other curriculum however this is wrong. In simple terms, quants are very focused in derivatives, financial risk management, and statistical arbitrage with heavy focus on programming as well. They require a minimum of a Masters (1-2 yrs) but prefer a PhD (5-7 yrs). Actuaries specialize in the insurance, pension, and health care industry with a broad range of topics covered including statistics, probability, finance, economics, and financial mathematics. It is very hard to jump from one (quant or actuary) to the other. Actuaries require exams which prevent quants from entering their industry. Quants require a Masters or PhD and prefer specific majors over others which prevents actuaries from entering the quant realm. Yes, there are people who go from one to the other but it is not very common due to the barriers.

Quant is pure math.

Thanks Bryan

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startup beating wall street giants search next great quant trader

startup beating wall street giants search next great quant trader

A CNBC article highlighted a fast moving Quant fund wants to hire the 0.01% of the quants out there which is not top 1%. They also have $100k in prize money

https://www.cnbc.com/amp/2019/07/01/a-wall-street-disrupting-startup-is-searching-for-great-quant-traders.html

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Why you’re not a job-ready quant data scientist (yet)

Question is: What is data scrience? What is TRUE quant?

https://towardsdatascience.com/why-youre-not-a-job-ready-data-scientist-yet-1a0d73f15012

Yes the quant and trading world is going this direction. In fact, any analysis has a requirement of these skills.

Thanks for reading

Bryan

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Amateur Quants Analyst Suddenly Everywhere in China

Hey Have you seen this questions of what a amateu quant is? One comment of this is quite good found here ?

Amateur Quants are unskilled, unprofessional with no expertise & adequate knowledge. They are rookies. Just like a amateur trader who trades chart patterns, moving averages crosses etc.

This comment among others is found in my Facebook Quant programming group.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/quantlabsnet/

Article found here

https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2019-06-17/diy-quant-models-are-the-hot-new-thing-for-chinese-investors

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Can you find the $ 5 million trading job ?

It in there somewhere. These are highest paying  trading jobs

www.hrg.net

https://www.phaidoninternational.com/job/fpga-engineer-hft-jobid-81462

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=4748624

https://www.efinancialcareers.com/

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Work harder or I will replace you with future AI

LAST FEW DAYS COUNTING DOWN!!

I am winding down the LIMITED number of slots I will allow to get the current rate of my Python Algo Infrastructure Trading.

It is currently listed at $247 but may double going into EARLY next week.
Some have asked me about the content I will be adding to this:

Crypto currency additions learned lately including funding wallets and exchanges

Confirming your automated market or limit order

Confirming your Oanda connection for both Forex and CFD
trading (will work USA residents!)

Help Me Secure My Future
Help Me Secure My Future
 

This pretty well says it all about your future! I posted this on my social media which become pretty popular.

 

There 2 things I can take away.

 

I chose to get into trading to secure my own future. I know I cannot rely on some potentially corrupted financial advisor. I even had to listen yesterday to some hard luck dental hygienist whining about her advisor was putting his pocket before her family. That seems to be pretty way say it all according to mos hard working people.

 

Also, I am hearing schools in poor parts of Canada are even teaching teachers how to code. They figure if they want their students to have a future, they better start coding. Just look at that sign above again. It pretty says it all for our future.

 

This will pretty well become the new attitude of your next boss!

 

You might want to get that Python course before I double the price in coming days!! 

Help Me Secure My Future

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