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Practical C++ Financial Programming by Carlos Oliveira

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CHAPTER 9

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Calculating Roots of Equations

Solving equations is one of the building blocks of many engineering and scientific algorithms. As financial algorithms become more sophisticated, there is a great need to calculate the results of equations in general. These results are frequently used in the analysis of investments and in new trading strategies. It is important not only to be able to solve equations but also to calculate the roots of such equations in an efficient way.

In this chapter you will learn some of the popular methods for calculating roots of equations. The coding recipes presented here cover different methods of calculating equation ...

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