Complete real-world projects designed by industry experts, covering topics from asset management to trading signal generation. Master AI algorithms for trading, and build your career-ready portfolio.
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INDUSTRY SIZE & DEMAND
In India, algo-trading is expected to cross 25% mark of the total equity cash market trade volume by 2020.
Quants in India get up to 4-5 openings on an average to apply in a week, which varies from domestic trading companies to large MNCs
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WHAT YOU LEARN
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Prerequisites and Requirements
You should have some experience programming with Python, and be familiar with statistics, linear algebra, and calculus.Python programming knowledge
- Basic data structures
- Basic Numpy
Intermediate statistical knowledge
- Mean, median, mode
- Variance, standard deviation
- Random variables, independence
- Distributions, normal distribution
- T-test, p-value, statistical significance
Intermediate calculus and linear algebra knowledge
- Integrals and derivatives
- Linear combination, linear independence
- Matrix operations
- Eigenvectors, eigenvalues
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TERM 1 : BASIC
TERM 2 : ADVANCED
AI Algorithms in Trading
Term fee includes
Best in-class content by industry leaders in the form of bite-size videos and quizzes.
Sentiment Analysis with Natural Language Processing
Learn the fundamentals of text processing, and analyze corporate filings to generate sentiment-based trading signals.
Advanced Natural Language Processing with Deep Learning
Learn to apply deep learning in quantitative analysis and use recurrent neural networks and long short-term memory to generate trading signals.
Simulating Trades with Historical Data
Learn to refine trading signals by running rigorous back tests. Track your P&L while your algorithm buys and sells.
Combining Multiple Signals
Learn advanced techniques to select and combine the factors you’ve generated from both traditional and alternative data.
Industry relevant projects + unlimited project reviews by our global reviewers
Sentiment Analysis using NLP
Deep Neural Network with News Data
Combine Signals for Enhanced Alpha
We guide and support you throughout your learning journey through these services.
collaborate with fellow students & mentors
Project reviews & feedback
actionable feedback from expert project reviewers
Your Nanodegree journey
ENROLL IN TERM II
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BRUSH UP ON PRE-REQUISITES
while you wait for classroom to open, brush up on pre-requisites
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In case you feel unsure about the program, we offer a full refund on cancelling within 7 days of classroom opening.
submit all projects within 3 months
COMPLETE TERM 2
finish requirements for graduation
You are eligible to take part in our career fest Propel.