Issue No.06 - November/December (1999 vol.1)
Over the past 50 years, first in the US and then throughout the rest of the world, involvement in financial markets has grown spectacularly. Whether directly, through the purchases of securities, or indirectly, through pension plans and mutual funds, the financial industry now touches hundreds of millions of people.
Kevin Northover, Andrew W. Lo, "Guest Editors' Introduction: Computational Finance", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.1, no. 6, pp. 22-23, November/December 1999, doi:10.1109/MCISE.1999.805134