Econometrics, Mathematics...

·         Discrete Choice Methods with Simulation (videos)

·         Econometrics Software Tutorials from UCLA

·         SAS Software Tutorials (videos)

·         Econometrics Software Resources from the Econometrics Journal website

·         Films for the Humanities & Sciences

·         Streaming video of Sir Michael Atiyah's Einstein Lecture, The Nature of Space

·         Chance Lecture Video Series

·         Institute For Figuring (organization dedicated to the aesthetic dimensions of science and mathematics)

Project Euler (series of challenging mathematical/computer programming problems that will require more than just mathematical insights to solve).


The E-Trader Factor: Arcades and Prop Shops Grow in Number and Influence


Proprietary trading firms racking up huge profits

List of Proprietary Trading Firms

Another list of proprietary trading firms

Day in the life of a quant

Forum discussion about the nature of statistical arbitrage jobs

Another Forum discussion about stat arb jobs

Wilmott Forums (include the 2 links above and many more)

Interesting researcher at the frontier of finance and computer science

A “news announcements” strategy used by many hedge funds (video)

SMB Capital (videos)

Cornerstone (institution specializing in stat arb and events)

Traders Magazine

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) online education

Trillium Trading LLC (proprietary trading firm)

·         Automated Trader

·         Best of the Web - Forex (helpful resource for researching foreign exchange)

·         The Algorithmic Trading Podcast

·         The Trade News (magazine and podcasts)

·         A Proprietary Trader’s Diary

·         Traders Laboratory

·         Traders Goldbook (audio interviews of buy-side traders)

·         Advanced Trading (magazine)

·     Wall Street & Technology

·     MF Global Market Monitor

·         Market Psychology Consulting managed by Richard Peterson

·         Technical Analysis Links


·         Effect of Non-Farm Payrolls on intraday forex (videos)


·         Synchronicity Market Timing, LLC

·         Traders Log

·         Jump Trading LLC (proprietary trading firm)

Forex trading video

·         The Strategy Lab (trading strategies)

·         Hagan-Ricci Group (head hunters for quants)

·         Day Trader Pro - Technical trading signals

·         Tiger Financial News Network (live radio)


·         Trade2Win Boards

·         Empowered Investor

·         Jonathan Lebed: Stock Manipulator, S.E.C. Nemesis -- and 15 (article by Michael Lewis)

·         New York Electricity Markets

Financial Markets...

· (finance jobs)

·         Derivatives Strategy magazine

·         Options Industry Council: Education Webcasts

·         Spreadsheet Modeling in Investments

·         The webcast of the memorial service for Franco Modigliani (video)

·         Derivatives Joke

·         Papers on Insider Trading in Poland

·         FMA Video Files

·         Association d’études sociales de la finance

·         Audio Coverage of Cox Speaker Events

·         Stock-Trak (investment simulation)

Drawing Option strategies

Interesting Dow Jones article on naked short selling

Quantitative Work Alliance for Applied Finance, Education & Wisdom

Quantitative Finance Jobs for PhDs

The full, unedited Conclusion from the Bank of England report on the collapse of Barings 18 July 1995

Business Meetings at AFA (videos)

Presidential Address at AFA 2003-2006 (videos)

Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

Capping CEO Compensation--What are the implications? (interview of Prof. Grinstein)

Securities Law

Index funds advisers

Efficient Markets (cartoon)

Finance Java applets

Advice for President Obama: Cornell economists offer reaction to the government's Feb 2009 economic activity (video)

… credit-market rout … is also making it the best year ever for options traders ... (Bloomberg article)

6th Annual Conference on Emerging Markets: Investment Management in an Evolving Institutional Environment, U of Virginia (videos)

Miscellaneous... Video Library

Nerd TV (interviews with computer scientists)

Business Week videos

Cornell's e-Clips Collection