Daily Archives: November 27, 2007

The Blow-Up

There’s a lot to say about Bryant Urstadt’s article about quant traders in this past fall’s Technology Review (free reg required), called “The Blow-up.” Combined with Amir Khandani and Andrew Lo’s “What Happened to the Quants in August 2007″ (.pdf link), it gives a fuller picture of how quantitative finance is altering markets.