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Python for Finance

By : Yuxing Yan
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Python for Finance

By: Yuxing Yan

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Python for Finance
Credits
About the Author
Acknowledgments
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Finding manuals and tutorials


There are many ways to find Python manuals and other related materials online. We just mentioned two ways: from your computer and from the Python home. These two ways are explained in details as follows:

To implement the first method (to have it manually installed on your computer), we need to perform the following steps:

  1. Click on Start and then on All Programs.

  2. Find Python 3.3.

  3. Click on Python Manuals as shown in the following screenshot:

  4. After we click on Python Manuals, we will see the following window:

From the Python home, the following documents can be downloaded:

  • Python 3.2 documents (3.2.5, last updated on May 15, 2013) at http://docs.python.org/3.2/download.html

  • Python 3.3 documents (3.3.2, last updated on August 04, 2013) at http://docs.python.org/3.3/download.html

  • Python 2.7 document(2.7.5, last updated on September 20, 2013) at http://docs.python.org/2.7/download.html

For new Python learners, the following are the web pages where they could find many tutorial materials related to Python learning:

  • Online tutorials:

    • http://docs.python.org/3/tutorial/

    • http://docs.python.org/2/tutorial/

  • PDF version (424 pages):

    • http://www.tutorialspoint.com/python/python_pdf_version.htm

    • http://anh.cs.luc.edu/python/hands-on/3.1/Hands-onPythonTutorial.pdf