Python for Finance: Investment Fundamentals and Data Analytics

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Learn Python Programming and Conduct Real-World Financial Analysis in Python - Complete Python Training. If you are a complete beginner and you know nothing about coding, don't worry! We start from the very basics. The first part of the course is ideal for beginners and people who want to brush up on their Python skills. 

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What to know about this course

This course will take you on a journey where you will learn how to code in Python. You will learn how to use Python in a real working environment and explore how Python can be applied in the world of finance to solve portfolio optimization problems. The first part of the course is ideal for beginners and people who want to brush up on their Python skills.
Once we have covered the basics, we will be ready to tackle financial calculations and portfolio optimization tasks. The finance block of this course will teach you in-demand, real-world skills employers are looking for. This explains topics such as how to work with Python’s conditional statements, functions, sequences, and loops, build investment portfolios, and more. 

Who's this course for?

This course is designed for data scientists, programming beginners, people interested in finance and investments, programmers who want to specialize in finance, finance graduates, and professionals who need to know more about how to apply their knowledge in Python.

What you'll learn

  • Learn to work with Python s conditional statements, functions, sequences, and loops.
  • Learn to conduct in-depth investment analysis.
  • Calculate risk and return for individual securities.
  • Calculate risk and return for investment portfolios.
  • Perform Monte Carlo simulations.
  • Learn how to price options by applying the Black Scholes formula.

Key Features

  • Learn Python programming from scratch.
  • Learn to conduct real-world financial analysis in Python.
  • A practical tutorial designed for programming beginners and aspiring data scientists.

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