WHAT IS FINANCIAL ENGINEERING?
Financial engineering is a multidisciplinary field involving a financial theory, the methods of engineering, the tools of mathematics and the practice of programming. It has also been defined as the application of technical methods, especially from mathematical finance and computational finance, in the practice of finance.
Financial engineering draws on tools from applied mathematics, computer science, statistics and economic theory. In the broadest definition, anyone who uses technical tools under a Financial theory could be called a financial engineer.