This course introduces an overview of financial analytics. You will learn why, when, and how to apply financial analytics in real-world situations. You will explore techniques to analyze time series data and how to evaluate the risk-reward trade off expounded in modern portfolio theory. While most of the focus will be on the prices, returns, and risk of corporate stocks, the analytical techniques can be leverages in other domains. Finally, a short introduction to algorithmic trading concludes the course.
Applying Data Analytics in FinanceUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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TOP REVIEWS FROM APPLYING DATA ANALYTICS IN FINANCE
Covers basics of time series modeling techniques and applications in R. Doesn't go deep into statistics behind models
A very brief and informing course. Learnt a lot in a short period of time
Great Course and excellent explanation by professor
Basics of R and other sub-topics need to be introduced before the topic is taken up in a video.
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