Finance & Insurance
FINA 6333: Data Analytics in Finance
Lecture - 3 credits
- Introduces Python and its use as a financial data analytics tool.
- Python has become one of the most widely used open-source, cross-platform programming languages.
- Covers the basics of programming in Python and key libraries (NumPy, Pandas, Matplotlib, etc.) used in data analytics, then focuses on implementing various financial models in Python.
- Topics include single and multifactor portfolio models, portfolio theory and the efficient frontier, algorithmic trading, options and futures, and value at risk.
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