Students over the years do ask me, why do I take Mathematics? Like whats the use other than becoming a teacher. So here is a video with Jim Simons. In this interview, he shares how he cracked wall street.
Mathematics is being used widely in the world. And in this video, Jim Simons shared how applied his knowledge of mathematics on hedge fund. Of course, he is a brilliant man. Students who are really keen on finance Mathematics, can start with Markov processes and moving on to stochastic processes. 🙂
Jim Simons has taught in numerous top-tier university, NASA and has cracked many codes in the world. He now owns Renaissance Technologies. Check out this video and see how Mathematics is being used in Finance today, especially for students interested in quant.