Trading the lecture room for the dealing room

Trading the lecture room for the dealing room

Flowtraders holds office in Amsterdam, separated from the central station by a few minute tram ride. Steven originates from Limburg and studied Econometrics (Master: QFAS)…

Read Article →
It is a small world

It is a small world

Some jobs in business require or give the opportunity to travel a lot, both domestically and internationally. An internal meeting with colleagues at the headquarters,…

Read Article →
Transparent Investment Risks

Transparent Investment Risks

Interest rates are at an all-time low and setting money aside in a savings account will generate very low returns. Investors have to decide whether…

Read Article →
Nobel Prize in Tilburg

Nobel Prize in Tilburg

In recent years the Nobel prize has been assigned twice to great econometricians with clear links to Tilburg. A fantastic opportunity arises to honor one…

Read Article →
Blissful behind the bar

Blissful behind the bar

Behind every successful association is a group of dedicated individuals. For Asset | Econometrics, one may think of its active members, and in particular its…

Read Article →
Many Thanks to our Professor, Colleague and Friend

Many Thanks to our Professor, Colleague and Friend

On September 21, a VAET-day was organized to honor prof. dr. Talman one last time, as he retired last academic year. During that day, a…

Read Article →
Ortec Finance: Econometrics, Software and consultancy

Ortec Finance: Econometrics, Software and consultancy

Ortec Finance is a Rotterdam-based consultancy company which was founded by a professor of the Erasmus University. They advise their customers by using their knowledge…

Read Article →
Towards the Defense

Towards the Defense

With the defense of my PhD dissertation on August 31, a period of eight years at Tilburg University came to an end.  Although it sounds…

Read Article →
Data Science Makes the Difference

Data Science Makes the Difference

Is there anything an econometrician cannot do?, I was thinking to myself while Bart Rutten and I were travelling back from De Belastingdienst’s [1] office,…

Read Article →
Meeting all our lovely members!

Meeting all our lovely members!

After a nice summer period with the old boardies and a lot of holidays, it was time to handle everything by ourselves from August 27…

Read Article →