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About the Course

Course Overview: https://youtu.be/JgFV5qzAYno Python is now becoming the number 1 programming language for data science. Due to python’s simplicity and high readability, it is gaining its importance in the financial industry. The course combines both python coding and statistical concepts and applies into analyzing financial data, such as stock data. By the end of the course, you can achieve the following using python: - Import, pre-process, save and visualize financial data into pandas Dataframe - Manipulate the existing financial data by generating new variables using multiple columns - Recall and apply the important statistical concepts (random variable, frequency, distribution, population and sample, confidence interval, linear regression, etc. ) into financial contexts - Build a trading model using multiple linear regression model - Evaluate the performance of the trading model using different investment indicators Jupyter Notebook environment is configured in the course platform for practicing python coding without installing any client applications....

Top reviews

TD

Jul 05, 2019

The videos in this course are exceptional and very interesting. The Jupyter notebooks provide a good template for applying the methods and techniques.

PS

Dec 14, 2019

Great Course. I didn't have a prior background in python programming but this course made it very comfortable. Highly recommend taking this course

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By Kay S

Apr 04, 2020

Quick access to python syntax. Basics in statistic and finance implemented. good course

By Shlok P

Jan 07, 2020

Nice course for a novice to gain some techincalities which can be used on trading.

By Víctor M C D

Dec 24, 2019

Muy buen curso para introducirse en la programación aplicada en finanzas en Python

By 江兰昕

Oct 06, 2019

Very clearly taught. Thank you for offering me such a good beginning for Python.

By ducvannguyen

Apr 01, 2019

Thank you very much for this useful course. I hope to join many course from you

By Samuel G M M

Sep 22, 2019

Bastante didáctico, te recomendaría complementar con otros cursos de python.

By Yau T H

Jan 08, 2019

I great and easy-to-understand course to learn python for basic statistics!

By Samuel A

Jan 06, 2020

The course content is awesome. Jupyter Notebook files are super helpful...

By RS

Feb 24, 2019

Hard subject to grasp for a novice, but material and professor was superb!

By John R

Jan 31, 2020

I have learned how to use use python to build and validate leaner model,

By Xinyu L

Sep 21, 2019

First coursera course, definitely a great preparation for deeper study

By Jing H

Apr 16, 2019

Clear instruction and very useful python code for applied case study.

By Partha S

Dec 10, 2019

Good Course for the Finance person who wants to know and use Python

By Till H

Jan 21, 2020

Excellent! Very complete course, I would definitely recommend it.

By Paolo G

Nov 17, 2019

Very useful overview of dataframe analysis and visualization!

By N B g

Aug 11, 2019

Try to incorporate some coding exams during the course.

By BOUM N F

Feb 24, 2020

This course is very interesting. It helped me a lot

By Puran Z

Feb 15, 2020

Excellent guide for freshman to financial analysis.

By Khamrazhan U

Nov 10, 2019

I liked it, simple and nicely explained. Practical

By Franz K

Aug 13, 2019

More python courses with finance topics, love it!

By Muhammad A

Mar 30, 2020

Thanks for teaching in easy and simple words.

By Naman P

Mar 09, 2020

Nice teach and I am very happy ..this course

By Gabriel G B

Jan 08, 2020

Very nice and practical course. Loved it.

By Evgeny M

Aug 26, 2019

Great class for quick dive into python!

By DONG C

May 09, 2019

well illustrated and practical skills