Five for the Money: Be Your Own Rocket Scientist
“Here are five advanced technologies with all the bells and whistles that may just turbo charge your portfolio's performance”
Maplesoft's "hardcore math"
“Waterloo (Ont.)-based Maplesoft sells a software application, Maple 10 that highly sophisticated funds and financial institutions might employ in making their investment choices. Also used by engineering and design outfits, the program is a way to inject "hard-core mathematical operations" such as differentiation, optimization, factorization, or sensitivity analysis into a firm's investing models, says Chief Executive Jim Cooper.”
Excerpt taken from, “Be Your Own Rocket Scientist”, BusinessWeek Online, June 8, 2006.
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