Today, Visixion changed its motto to “The Python Quants”.
Every once in a while, we think about what we are doing, how things have developed and where we stand. We concluded that “The Python Quants” tells exactly what we are doing. We are quants since we are concerned with mathematical finance, financial engineering and derivatives analytics. With . . . → Read More: The Python Quants
For the second time, Dr. Yves J. Hilpisch, MD of Visixion GmbH, will speak and give a training at the EuroPython conference in Florence.
This year’s EuroPython 2012 conference will again take place in Florence, Italy. It starts on Monday, 02 July 2012, and lasts until Sunday, 08 July 2012. Dr. Hilpisch will present at the . . . → Read More: EuroPython 2012 — Talk and Training
8 January 2012 — Today, Dr. Yves J. Hilpisch, Managing Director of Visixion GmbH and Lecturer for Mathematical Finance at Saarland University, Germany, finished the preliminary version of his new book “Derivatives Analytics with Python—Market-Based Valuation of European and American Stock Index Options.”
The 323 page long book is an outgrowth of Dr. Hilpisch’s diverse activities . . . → Read More: New Book about “Derivatives Analytics with Python”
From 04-09 October 2011, the first German PyCon conference will take place in Leipzig. As the first regional Python conference of this format, it illustrates that Python is strongly gaining ground compared to other programming languages. The conference will offer a diverse program of talks, two of which will be given by Dr. Yves J. Hilpisch, . . . → Read More: PyCon DE 2011 — Rapid Financial Engineering and Automating Numerical Research
On 29. August 2011, the Python in Physics (PyPhy) conference took place. An international group of researchers from diverse fields presented their use cases for Python in Physics and related areas. Dr. Yves Hilpisch gave a talk about potential approaches to automate numerical research projects—starting with a simple Monte Carlo simulation study, showing Python implementations and . . . → Read More: PyPhy 2011 — Automating Numerical Research with Python
Python has developed from an underdog to a major force in Information Technology in general — and in Financial Services in particular. Recently, Dr. Yves J. Hilpisch, Managing Director of Visixion GmbH, gave a talk about applications of Python in Finance at the EuroPython 2011 conference in Florence.
Measured by the number of Python books coming . . . → Read More: EuroPython 2011 — Python in Finance