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Brain Teasers. What is the sum of the numbers between 1 and 50? What is the expected value of a die?. Answers. 1275 : 25 pairs of numbers that each sum to 51 (50+1, 49+2, 48+3…) 3.5 (1/6 + 2/6 + 3/6 + 4/6 + 5/6 + 6/6). Quantitative Finance Society. Kick-Off Meeting Spring 2012.

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brain teasers
Brain Teasers
  • What is the sum of the numbers between 1 and 50?
  • What is the expected value of a die?
answers
Answers
  • 1275: 25 pairs of numbers that each sum to 51 (50+1, 49+2, 48+3…)
  • 3.5 (1/6 + 2/6 + 3/6 + 4/6 + 5/6 + 6/6)
quantitative finance society

Quantitative Finance Society

Kick-Off Meeting

Spring 2012

who we are
Who We Are
  • Officially part of the Inter-Club Council
    • Open to all NYU and Stern students
  • Focus on Finance, Comp Sci, Math & the Markets
    • equity markets, commodities, futures, options, currencies, economic indicators, etc.
  • NASDAQ sponsored
  • Website Up-to-Date!
    • www.qfsnyu.com
    • See for previous presentations, etc.
the board
The Board
  • E-Board
    • President: Haroon Ismail
    • Internal Vice President: Gabriel Wong
    • External Vice President: Anant Garg
    • Markets Chair: Andrew Berger
    • Finance Chair: Seth Zhai
    • Treasurer: Matthew Giacobbe
  • We are looking to fill e-board positions!
what we do
What We Do
  • Portfolios (Various Strategies)
  • Trading Competitions & Simulations
  • Discuss Markets & Specific Industries
    • Trade idea pitches
    • Guest speakers
  • S&T, Asset Management, Quant, Risk
  • Sports, Gambling, etc.

And more…

market update the macro view
Market Update: The Macro View
  • U.S. Macro Condition
    • Economic Reports
    • Bond Updates
    • The FED
  • Europe/Asia
  • Commodities/FX Updates
our portfolios
Our Portfolios
  • Positions
    • Portfolio Manager
    • Research Analyst (2)
    • Junior Traders (2)
  • Using MultiFactor Equity Model as source for fundamental and technical analysis
  • ThinkorSwim used as a platform to trade
  • If interested in joining a team, please email haroon.ismail90@gmail.com
mock trading simulation
Mock Trading Simulation
  • Co-Sponsored with the Investment Analysis Group
  • Open Outcry style with minimal use of technology and a lot of mental math
  • 6 Teams of 3 people
    • Twice a month for 1 Hour
  • Team with highest P/L represents NYU at trading competitions as well as some “monetary” prizes
membership benefits
Membership Benefits
  • S&T resume book sent to recruiters
  • Name appears on website
  • Access to library QFS tutorials (e.g. computer programming, trading strategies), Equity Research, QFS Models
    • Log in online to access all information
  • Gain consistent knowledge on the markets and on specific industries or desks
  • Invitation to alumni mingle
membership requirements
Membership Requirements
  • Attendance (5 events/semester)
  • 2-minute trade idea pitch
    • Trade (long/short), thesis, catalysts, upside, risk factors/downside, entry/exit points

OR

  • Hold a portfolio position

Interested members reach out to quantfsnyu@gmail.com

upcoming events
Upcoming Events
  • High Frequency Trading
  • Derivatives 101
  • FX Strategy with Nomura
  • Variable Annuities with Metlife
  • Trading Floor Visits (GS, CS, MS, UBS & more)
  • MIT Annual Trading Competition
  • The Markets in Investment Banking
  • Trading Interview Prep, Resume Workshops
  • Gambling Strategies & Math
  • Regulation & The Markets (e.g. Dodd Frank, Volcker)
  • Alumni Mingle