1. Conference on 'Computational Topics in Finance', February 19/20, 2010, National University of Singapore. The topics will include using R/Rmetrics in finance, but the conference is by no means confined to R. See http://www.rmetrics.org/.
2. Consulting position (6-month renewable contract) available at a major Canadian bank in Toronto: research in various mathematical algorithms used for pricing of interest rate derivative instruments like swaps, caps, swaptions, FRAs. Please contact their recruiter at http://www.linkedin.com/pub/kevin-p-w-wang/6/899/29a.
3. A free copy of Chapter 8 of "High Probability ETF Trading" which I mentioned here is now available for download.