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Haskell at Barclays: Exotic Tools for Exotic Trades



Tim Williams describes one of the world's largest commercial Haskell deployments (Barclays) and shares some experiences and insights gained using Haskell to build domain specific languages.


Tim Williams has worked as a software developer in the finance industry for over 10 years, more recently specializing in functional programming languages. He is currently a Haskell developer in the Quantitative Analytics Equity Derivatives Group at Barclays. He holds a D. Phil in Physics from the University of Bristol.

About the conference

Code Mesh London is an annual conference dedicated to non-mainstream languages and technologies. In 2013 it featured over 50 talks from experts in languages, libraries, operating systems and technologies that handle the programming and business challenges of today. Languages discussed include Haskell, Clojure, Erlang, Elixir, Rust, Go and Julia.

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Mar 23, 2014