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Definition of

quantitative analyst

Finance

somebody assessing financial variables numerically a person who uses econometric, mathematical, or statistical models to evaluate a project or investment.

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Recommended Further Reading (Term count)
  • Tools of the Trade: Financial Risk Measurement
    by Brandon Davies
    This article was first published in Quantum magazine.Measuring risk effectively is vital. But if the tools that are used to do so are inappropriate, the result may be a very accurate wrong answer—and, consequently, disaster, as with the current series of financial crises.

Definitions of ’quantitative analyst’ and meaning of ’quantitative analyst’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’quantitative analyst’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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