Preface to the Second Edition.
Preface to the First Edition.
1 The Quantitative Finance Timeline.
3 The Financial Modellers' Manifesto.
5 The Commonest Mistakes in Quantitative Finance: A Dozen Basic Lessons in Commonsense for Quants and Risk Managers and the Traders Who Rely on Them.
6 The Most Popular Probability Distributions and Their Uses in Finance.
7 Twelve Different Ways to Derive Black-Scholes.
8 Models and Equations.
9 The Black-Scholes Formulae and the Greeks.
10 Common Contracts.
11 Popular Quant Books.
12 The Most Popular Search Words and Phrases on Wilmott.com.
14 Paul & Dominic's Guide to Getting a Quant Job.
Paul Wilmott has been called "the smartest of the quants, he may be the only smart quant" (Portfolio magazine/Nassim Nicholas Taleb), "cult derivatives lecturer" (Financial Times), "the finance industry's Mozart" (Sunday Business), and "financial mathematics guru" (BBC).