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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 23, 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.

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By Gaurav K M

Apr 11, 2020

Excellent and really Insightfull.

By Patrick R

Nov 5, 2020

Very interesting and enjoyed it.

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 6, 2019

Me gusto

Es un curso muy completo

By Henrique L d A

Aug 16, 2020

Good knowledge. Great concept!

By Bishoy W

Dec 21, 2020

nice courses


By R. K

Nov 18, 2020

Excellent introductory course


Sep 27, 2020

amazing learning experience.

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 9, 2020

Challenging but great course

By Bulaev S

May 9, 2020

Great course for beginners!


May 24, 2020

Great job! Learned a LOT!

By mayukh m

Apr 19, 2020

Great introductory course

By Eduardo G C L

Sep 2, 2020

Such a very good course!


Aug 25, 2020

The course was excellent

By Manjeet s

Aug 19, 2020

Outstanding This course

By M V S S H

Jul 21, 2020

Amazing Course to learn

By S. M S R

May 5, 2020

nice course and content

By David D

May 4, 2020

Very interesting class.

By Soon H F

Aug 12, 2020

Good course. thank you


Aug 21, 2019

The course was awesome


Feb 13, 2019

friendly to beginners