C++ Programing for Financial Engineering Online Certificate. Approved for 15 CPE credit hours by GARP

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C++ Online Certificate Students' intro thread

Discussion in 'C++ Course Info' started by jackcoke, 9/23/11.

  1. Yuqing Huang

    Yuqing Huang New Member
      C++ Level 1

    Hey Wonderful People! This is Yuqing. I am excited to join with you guys and to learn programming while I am also a little bit nervous since I have 0 of experience of programming experience before. I will push myself hard.

    Objective: To obtain basic knowledge regarding to programming and prepare for MFE programs.

    Programming experience:
    0.

    Current work:
    Staff at a CPA firm

    Intended pace of program:
    By the end of Jan 2017

    Good Luck to everybody!
     
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  2. Rongdong Huang

    Rongdong Huang New Member
      C++ Level 9

    Hello, I am excited to be part of the wonderful program. Nice to meet you all!

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs and secure a job in related field.

    Programming experience: Little C++, MATLAB, SAS

    Current work: Senior student at Central University of Finance and Economics, majoring in Finance

    Intended pace of program: Hope to finish the program at the end of this year and earn an excellent degree for better preparation for first ranked MFE Program

    Should you have any question, please feel free to contact me. I would be glad if I could be of any help.
     
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  3. diwei shi

    diwei shi New Member
      C++ Level 5

    Hi there,
    Objective: C++ for MFE program
    Programming Experience: Python
    Current Work: Fast Retailing
    Intended Pace: Finish the course work before deadline of MFE admission for Fall 2017.
     
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  4. Fumikazu Koyama

    Fumikazu Koyama New Member
      C++ Level 10

    Hi, guys! I'm glad to join!
    Objective: I'm being transferred to another workplace, where I gotta implement pricing models with C++.
    Programming Experience: VBA, MATLAB
    Current Work: Model reviewer in a commercial bank
    Intended Pace: I wanna complete the course before I get transferred to the next workplace and before snowboard season gets started as well.
     
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  5. Jianhao Cui

    Jianhao Cui New Member
      C++ Level 4

    Hi, everyone~
    It feels great to have classmates again.

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs and for future job as well~

    Programming experience: COMPLETELY NONE...

    Current work: Risk manager in an asset management company

    Intended pace of program: Get it done in this year
     
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  6. Shuwei Li

    Shuwei Li New Member
      C++ Level 4

    Hello,everyone, you can call me Tim and I'm from China.

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs.

    Programming experience: C, Mathlab

    Intended pace of program: Slow at first to be used to the new studying and faster and fatser later
     
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  7. zhouyourong

    zhouyourong New Member
      C++ Level 6

    Hi, everyone, Nice to meet all of you!

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs

    Programming experience: intro to C++,intro to Matlab, intro to Python

    Current work: Quantitative analyst in a pension fund company.

    Intended pace of program: I hope I can finish it in 3 months.
     
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  8. Haocheng Xie

    Haocheng Xie New Member
      C++ Level 3

    I would like to share a bit about myself to get to know you guys.

    My name is Haocheng Xie, from Beijing, China. I am currently studying math at Westminster College. I studied abroad at LSE in London for a year. And I am applying for master programs in financial engineering now. I absolutely hate the GRE test. Please do not hesitate to send me messages if you want to become friends or study partners!

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs.

    Programming experience: C, MATLAB

    Current work: Math undergraduate student at Westminster College

    Intended pace of program:
    I want to finish this course within 3 months or even shorter.
     
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  9. ZIQI WANG

    ZIQI WANG New Member
      C++ Level 1

    Hi, glad to meet you all! Hope we can have a great journey together!

    Objective: Pick up C++ for admission to Baruch MFE program.

    Programming Exp.: C, python(basic), R(basic)

    Current Work: Final year Mechanical Engineering student with a double degree in Economics.

    Intended pace: Hopefully within two months.
     
  10. Yinhua An

    Yinhua An New Member
      C++ Level 1

    Hi everyone, glad to meet you all!

    Objective: For admission to MFE program

    Programming Exp: VBA

    Current Work: Financial Admin Specialist in a large corporate

    Intended Pace: Hope to finish it within 3 months
     
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  11. Xinyi Fan

    Xinyi Fan New Member
      C++ Certified

    Hello All,

    Objective:
    Learn C++ for admission into MFE programs

    Programming experience: No experience

    Current work: Student

    Intended pace: Late January
     
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  12. Chuhan Hong

    Chuhan Hong New Member
      C++ Level 5

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs.

    Programming experience: C, MATLAB, R

    Current work: First year in a master

    Intended pace of program: As soon as possible, Feb in 2017
     
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  13. Nicolette Hu

    Nicolette Hu New Member
      C++ Level 5

    Objective: Learn C++ for MFE program and career goal
    Programming Ex.: C/C++, MATLAB
    Current Work: Undergraduate student
    Intended Pace: Hopefully in two months
     
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  14. Haopu

    Haopu New Member
      C++ Level 5

    Hi, all!
    My name's Haopu Dang. I am currently a graduate student in MS Stats at Baruch.
    Please feel free to contact me.

    Objective:
    To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs.

    Programming experience: I recently use R and SAS

    Current work: Full time student

    Intended pace of program: It's final exam season. I still have two final exam and one project. Hence, I will focus on C++ more in winter brake. Hopefully, I can complete the class by February.
     
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  15. Dawei Li

    Dawei Li New Member
      C++ Level 3

    Hi All,

    I graduated from UNC at Charlotte's Math Finance program on Dec 2015. Currently I am doing intern at Wells Fargo's Risk Analytics group. I always feel there is a lot of need to learn new knowledge including math and programming.

    Objective: Learn C++ for career growth or further education.

    Programming experience: SAS, Python, MATLAB

    Current work: Analytics Consultant.
     
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  16. jameslxl

    jameslxl New Member
      C++ Level 10

    Hi All,

    Objective: Get to fluently programming in C++ , and pick up the best practice
    Programming experience: R, Python, MATLAB
    Current work: Graduated, interning in a bank
    Intended pace of program: within 2 months
     
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  17. MorrisD

    MorrisD New Member
      C++ Level 5

    Hi everyone thrilled to have this class with you
    Objective: Learn C++ for MFE program
    Programming experience: None... up for the challenge though
    Current work: Final year student in China
    Intended Pace: within 2 month
     
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  18. nbsad

    nbsad New Member
      C++ Level 1

    Hello all,

    Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE programs.

    Programming experience: a little bit Java, and R.

    Current work: master of statistics student.

    Intended pace of program: try to learn at a slow and steady pace.
     
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  19. Richard Rosenbaum

    Richard Rosenbaum New Member
      C++ Level 5

    Hey everyone,

    My name is Rich
    • graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia (where I'm originally from) with a degree in Actuarial Science
    • currently live and work in Chicago for a consulting firm in the Financial Risk Management practice
    Objective: Learn C++ in time to apply for Fall 2017 admission to MFE program
    Programming experience: Mostly self-studied (dabbled with a little C++, but want to improve)
    Current work: Financial Risk Consulting (focused on hedging programs and financial reporting)
    Intended Pace: As quickly as possible - ready to get after it!
     
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  20. ronaldy

    ronaldy Member
      C++ Level 6

    Hello,

    My name is Ron, I am happy to finally join this C++ group.
    I have been lurking in Quantnet for a few months now and I am an aspiring Quant.
    Worked in wall street last summer for a top life insurance company. Did some research in interest rate and inflation modeling for the corporate actuarial team.

    Objective: Learn C++ and its use in basic financial engineering applications
    Programming experience: Intermediate Excel and R (Econometrics and Linear Regression/Time Series). Hoping to learn Python and Matlab as well in addition to C++.
    Current work: Master of Science student in Columbia
    Intended Pace: Get through as much as possible before the spring semester starts next year.
     
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