The Uptick on High-Performance Computing

I was already aware of the recent news uptick (forgive the term) on the term high-speed trading when I was drawn by a rather bland headline about high-performance computing and hedge funds and pursued it through the Internet to a rather bland white paper endorsing the potential uses of high-performance computing in the financial markets–high-performance […]

Modeling the Compound Effect of Concurrent Occurrences of Risk Events with @RISK

When modeling risk events, it is common that several events could affect the same cost element of a project. During the simulation, two or more risk events can occur at the same time. The question becomes how to calculate the total impact. This type of modeling technique is very common and often needed in project […]