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An Introduction to Quantitative Finance Paperback – 31 October 2013

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press UK (31 October 2013)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 192 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0199666598
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0199666591
  • Dimensions : 23.11 x 15.49 x 1.52 cm
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    4.4 out of 5 stars 44 ratings

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..".in the post-crisis world [Blyth's] approach to old results is refreshing and ought to be a template for the future." --Nick Dunbar


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Short and to the point, uncluttered, unfancy, free of the faux rigor of most modern finance textbooks, written by a practitioner, that hits most of the essential principles of quantitative finance. ― Emanuel Derman, author of My Life as a Quant

The author writes elegantly, and combines precision of expression with topical real-world examples in a way that makes this an exceptional work. ― Frank Kelly, University of Cambridge

It is all too rare to find clear thinking, based on first principles, combined with practical understanding of financial markets. This is precisely what Stephen Blyth offers, drawing equally on his mathematical and statistical training and his career in quantitative finance. This book beautifully explains both the profound implications of no-arbitrage theory for the prices of fixed-income derivative securities, and also the pitfalls in practical applications. ― John Y Campbell, Harvard University

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