CFA Society Emirates invites you to join its “Introduction to Python for Finance“ training course, on the 15th and 16th of January between 16:00 hrs and 19:00 hrs GST.

The financial services industry is increasingly adopting Python in programming, financial and quantitative analysis – from understanding trading dynamics to risk management systems. CFA Society Emirates is partnering with CoLLearn to provide this course, which will focus on introducing Python for financial analysis; using practical examples, it will cover the fundamentals of Python data structures, and how to import and manipulate financial data.

What will be covered
• Introduction to Python: Jupyter software and variables
• Risk return calculations and basic charting in Python
• Discounted Cash Flows (DCF) in Python
• Regression and Monte Carlo simulation in Python

About the instructor
Based in New York, the instructor has over 10 years of experience in banking, and is currently managing a trade book in excess of 1.5 billion USD. He has multiple years of teaching experience and has trained over 500 learners across Citi, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode in India, CoLLearn institute and US community centers in the banking, finance, Python and coding space. He has also developed fintech using technologies such as Python and R, which have helped large multinational banks in offering better trade solutions to their customers.

Certificates & PL Credits
A completion certificate will be awarded to those who attend the 6-hour course in full.
The course qualifies for 5 Professional Learning (“PL”) credits.

Members of CFA Society Emirates: Free
Non-members: AED 300
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