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Release Testing Is Risk Management Theatre

Posted by Steve Smith  on  May 07, 2015

Steve Smith discusses why Release Testing is an anti-pattern, and offers an alternative risk reduction strategy.


Simplify Project and Portfolio Planning with "Real Options"

Posted by Matt Barcomb  on  Apr 29, 2015

Matt Barcomb shares practical ideas for generating and validating projects as Real Options, using value models and risk consideration to create a framework for prioritization and decision-making.


Too Big to Fail: Running A/B Experiments When You're Betting the Bank

Posted by Andrea Burbank  on  Mar 01, 2015

Andrea Burbank discusses the risks, benefits, and lessons from running a single huge experiment with hundreds of moving parts, and with long-term engagement as the metric of success.


Python: Why Are the Big Dealers Making Big Bets?

Posted by Andy Fundinger, Mario Morales  on  Oct 22, 2014

The authors demonstrate the design and use of an environment for quantitative researchers building a market risk simulation first as a basic system and then adding a hypothetical systemic shock.


Quantifying Risk for Innovative Teams

Posted by Sam McAfee  on  Oct 19, 2014

Sam McAfee focuses on quantitative risk modeling approaches exploring how to bring scientific rigor back into the Lean Startup process with Monte Carlo simulations and Cost of Delay scenarios.


Let It Go: Building a Global Social Enterprise by Empowering Your Employees

Posted by Rupert Scofield  on  Oct 10, 2014

Rupert Scofield explains how to build, motivate, and manage a team that both embraces the mission and delivers financial results, how to mitigate risk, and how to solve interpersonal conflicts.


Big Data in Capital Markets

Posted by Alex Raitt,Clive Saha  on  Aug 24, 2014

The authors present design patterns and use cases of capital market firms that are incorporating big data technologies into their credit risk analysis, price discovery or sentiment analysis software.


When Your Only Hammer is a Keyboard, Everything Looks Like a Tool

Posted by Darren Hobbs  on  Jul 18, 2014

Darren Hobbs shares lessons learned building polyglot systems, the technology choices made. mitigating risk and delivering value.


Risk Management is Project Management for Grown-Ups

Posted by Tim Lister  on  Jun 12, 2014

Tim Lister presents the advantages—and the dangers—of practicing risk management in an adult-like fashion, offering a process for tailoring an organization and discussing how it can grow up.


The Guessing Game: Alternatives to Agile Estimation

Posted by Neil Killick  on  Nov 23, 2013 1

Neil Killick proposes ways to reduce risk and uncertainty, calculate a product’s price, determine delivery dates and roadmap, do Scrum and XP without using estimates.


Equity – Transparent and Live Risk Assessment

Posted by Tormod Varhaugvik  on  Aug 13, 2013

Tormod Varhaugvik provides a design and rationale for an In Memory and Big Data architecture for live equity and risk assessment, using Tax Norway’ new architecture as an example.


Integrating SQL & NoSQL & NewSQL & Realtime Data Intelligence for the Financial Industry

Posted by Charles Cai, Ashwani Roy  on  Apr 14, 2013 2

Charles Cai, Ashwani Roy discuss a robust, cost effective, hypothetical solution to address extreme challenges in financial institutions, from decision making support to pricing and risk management.

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