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    Union Square Lounge

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  • The Latest and Greatest Pandas Features (since v 0.11)

    Projective Space

    Phillip Cloud, core contributor on the Pandas data analysis library, will present on some of the less-well-known, but really useful features that have come out since version 0.11 and some that are coming soon. Come learn more about how to take full advantage of the Pandas Python library, get some pizza, beer and other drinks, and meet fellow quantitative Pythonistas. This will be a joint Meetup with the NY Quantitative PUG. Let me know if you will join us downtown.

  • PyQL and QuantLib: A Comprehensive Finance Framework with Python

    QuantLib is an open-source software framework for quantitative finance used in modeling, trading and risk-management. With the new PyQL package, a set of pythonic QuantLib wrappers, QuantLib is much more straightforward to use in Python applications. Come see an overview of QuantLib and PyQL and examples of how to use them.