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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....

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Mar 24, 2020

A very good introduction course to python programming and it has a perfect combination with statistics, which makes financial analysis more interesting and refresh my mind on it, thanks.


Apr 23, 2020

Generally, the course offer many approach with financial data but not very easy to understand for beginner such as myself. I hope there will be more course like this in the future !!!

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By Gaurav K M

Apr 12, 2020

Excellent and really Insightfull.

By Saqib s

Jun 22, 2020

very good and informative course

By Sujeet p

Dec 28, 2019

Very good course and informative

By Torres M

May 06, 2019

Me gusto

Es un curso muy completo

By Icaro L R F

Jun 29, 2020

Thanks, it is a great course

By Hamza M

Jun 21, 2020

Best course ever, thank you.

By jofre m b

May 17, 2020

Very interesting and useful.

By Leonel M

Apr 09, 2020

Challenging but great course

By Bulaev S

May 09, 2020

Great course for beginners!


May 24, 2020

Great job! Learned a LOT!

By mayukh m

Apr 20, 2020

Great introductory course

By M V S S H

Jul 21, 2020

Amazing Course to learn

By S. M S R

May 05, 2020

nice course and content

By David D

May 04, 2020

Very interesting class.

By Rajesh K

Aug 21, 2019

The course was awesome


Feb 13, 2019

friendly to beginners

By Maheen K

Jun 25, 2020

Videos were good ..

By Ankan C

Jul 17, 2020

Very helpful course

By Saul S

Apr 27, 2020

Good introduction..

By Graham T

Feb 22, 2020

Great! Thank you :)

By Brian P

Jun 03, 2020

Power of knowledge


May 20, 2020


By Feiting X

Feb 27, 2019

Nice Introduction!

By Santiago L C

Jan 30, 2019

I enjoy very much

By Jonathan M

Jun 28, 2020

very informative