FORA.tv Speaker - Paul Wilmott

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Biography

Mr. Paul Wilmott is the founder of Wilmott Magazine and Wilmott.com and is a financial consultant specializing in derivatives, risk management and quantitative finance. He has worked with many leading US and European financial institutions. Dr. Wilmott founded the Diploma in Mathematical Finance at Oxford University and the journal Applied Mathematical Finance.

He is the author of “Paul Wilmott Introduces Quantitative Finance” (2007), “Paul Wilmott on Quantitative Finance” (2006), “Frequently Asked Questions in Quantitative Finance” (2009) and other financial textbooks. He has written over 100 research articles on finance and mathematics.

He was also a founding partner of the volatility arbitrage hedge fund Caissa Capital which managed $170 million and which was regularly ranked leader in its class. His responsibilities there included forecasting, derivatives pricing, and risk management.

Dr. Wilmott is the proprietor of www.wilmott.com, the popular quantitative finance community website, the quant magazine “Wilmott” and is the Course Director for the Certificate in Quantitative Finance. He studied mathematics at St Catherine’s College, Oxford, where he also received his PhD.

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Future of Finance

09.21.12 | 01:11:48 min | 0 comments