Archive for: November, 2011
Chris Dutta - Piccadilly Group - London | 28/11/2011 | 2910 views
“Beware of the geeks bearing formulas” said Warren Buffett. Although aimed at quants and their complex financial models, sometimes I feel this statement is as equally as applicable to members of the IT community like myself who are tasked with helping make such complexities reality. This year, my colleagues and I have had many a discus...
Tags: Trade execution, Risk & regulation
Miquel Febrer - GFT Group - Barcelona | 23/11/2011 | 3074 views
Dear Bank IT Manager,
In my last post I committed to send a new update once I ate my first rocket salad. Mission accomplished: It was simply delicious. By the way, you asked what P&L tools and vegetable patches have in common. Let me answer them straight away: Nothing. It is just that my vegetable patch is my passion and I cannot help mentioni...
Tags: Risk & regulation