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About the Course

Course Overview: 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


Aug 3, 2019

Great course! Very didatic explanations about financial and statistical concepts also with some interesting practical Python for Finance! Looking forward for new courses from same Univ. and prof.!


Mar 28, 2022

Very useful introductury course into both python and statistic analysis wich allows you to create a simple trading strategy. It serves as a great first step but there is a long way to go still.

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Oct 29, 2022

This course is informative and knowledge for me.

By K. K

Mar 2, 2023

very super my future carear devoted so thnak

By Neel R M

Nov 15, 2021

Few more examples can help to understand more.

By henryjiang

Jun 22, 2020



Oct 17, 2020

Excellent course. An great master Xuhu Wan!!

By Дмитрий Н

Nov 18, 2022

Last links to jupiter notebooks lead to 404

By Mahesh k B

Jul 29, 2022

Understanding the overview of statistics .

By Vivek T

Jan 26, 2021

very good for basic understanding of python

By Vipul B

Jun 26, 2020

Great Practical Learning,less theoritical

By sashan u

Apr 5, 2022

Great course! Easy to learn and follow!

By Amarjeet K R

Jan 3, 2022

Thank You Sir , Certificate Pdf Sens me

By Shashwat P

May 3, 2020

Lectures can be a bit more descriptive.

By Agostino M

Apr 16, 2021

Good course, combined with statistics.

By allah b c s

May 17, 2020

Thank you very much for the course.

By Tianxiang H

Oct 26, 2020

very friendly to python beginners.

By Amna K

Jul 17, 2020

Overall good, efficient and quick.

By Marcos E M C

Aug 18, 2022

mi è piaciuto molto! lo consiglio


Dec 11, 2020


By Aman K S

Jan 15, 2023

very good course to understand

By Emmanuel C C

Mar 27, 2021

I like, it mostly that i think

By Saumya T

Aug 16, 2020

Should have been more brief!!!

By Jasveer s Y

Jul 12, 2022

NIce Cource for the beginner

By Anisha .

Nov 28, 2020

Very good and useful for me

By Ali I

Oct 24, 2020

sound knowledge gained

By Mayuri M

Aug 24, 2021

Overall good course