Chartered Financial Data Scientist
Become a professional expert in Data Science and learn from the best
next start in fall 2022
Data is the new oil
You will significally enhance your abilities and career prospects in six distinct ways:
After passing the exam and conducting a three month project work, successful candidates are granted the title
CFDS® – Chartered Financial Data Scientist
a) Introduction to Financial Data Science
b) Exploring and Analysing Data
c) Data & Asset Management: does the asset create data or is independent data the asset?
d) The Science of Data
e) Understanding Asset Management from a financial data science perspective
f) Statistical Analysis of asset price variation
g) Python for Financial Data Science
h) Big Data Storage and Retrieval
i) Machine Learning
j) Deep Learning
k) Data Visualization and Communication of Outcomes
The CFDS programme consists of 3 in-class blocks of two days each. The first two blocks are workshops addressing the main topics of financial data science and will give an introduction to data analysis using Python. Each of these blocks will be followed by weeks of self study with providedreadings.
This knowledge in financial data science will be subject to a two hour multiple choice exam.
All students passing that exam will then start a three months project work, that means analysing a real or fictive data set using Python. The results of the project work will be presented in a two-day closing session.
Managers and employees from the following segments
- Data Analytics
- Data Management
- Risk Management
- interface product management/ project management and IT