Julia Enters Top 50 Programming Languages

  Julia, a numerical computing language, took its place among the top 50 computer programming languages in September 2016, according to the TIOBE Programming Community Index, an index of the world’s most popular programming languages: […]


Mathematica: Going To Eleven

Stephen Wolfram’s recent blog post on the launch of Mathematica and Wolfram Language 11 presents a number of innovations that Quants will find worth exploring In an extensive blog post to mark the launch of […]


Misys Supports Banks with FRTB Compliance

Misys is supporting the banking community as it prepares for Basel’s Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB). The regulation, which overhauls the market risk capital charge calculation, has significant ramifications which must be addressed […]


Benoit Mandelbrot 1924-2010 – Wilmott Team

Benoit Mandelbrot, the mathematician, the father of fractal mathematics, and advocate of more sophisticated modelling in quantitative finance, died on 14th October 2010 aged 85. Wilmott magazine has often featured Mandelbrot, his ideas, and the […]