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python and derivatives pricing tutorial

Tutorial objective: write and understand simple minimal programs in python for pricing financial derivatives topics: Brownian motion objective: draw and calculate properties of brownian motion using python Black scholes pricing objective: calculate call option price Heston model objective: draw forward

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How to prepare for quantitative finance intervew

If you apply for quant analyst/quant developer job at investment bank/ hedge fund your quantitative finance interview will generally consist of 4 parts: Programming (C++,python,data structures) General probability/calculus questions Stochastic calculus Derivatives pricing questions for asset class (equity derivatives,interest rate

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Derivatives CVA calculation example Monte-Carlo with python

Here we’ll show an example of code for CVA calculation (credit valuation adjustment) using python and Quantlib with simple Monte-Carlo method with portfolio consisting just of a single interest rate swap.It’s easy to generalize code to include more financial instruments

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