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Python for Finance

By : Yuxing Yan
Book Image

Python for Finance

By: Yuxing Yan

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Python for Finance
About the Author
About the Reviewers

More on using Spyder

Since Spyder is a wonderful editor, it deserves more space to explain its usage. The related web page for Spyder is According to its importance, we go through the most used features. To see several programs we are just recently working on is a very good feature:

  1. Navigate to File | Open Recent. We will see a list of files we recently worked on. Just click on the program you want to work on, and it will be loaded as shown in the following screenshot:

  2. Another feature is to run several lines of program instead of the whole program. Select a few lines, click the second green icon just under Run. This feature makes our programming and debugging task a little bit easier as shown in the following screenshot:

  3. The panel (window) called File explorer helps us to see programs under a certain directory. First, we click on the open icon on the top-right of the screen as shown in the following screenshot:

  4. Then, choose the directory that contains all programs...