The Quantitative Finance Specialization provides fundamentals for quantitative analysis of financial data. Starting from the basic concepts of time value of money and descriptive statistics, you will dive into theory and practice of econometric models on real data. To make it more beneficial for your CV, you will complete the specialization by developing your own financial model.
Financial markets and Instruments course is focused on the features and the use of various types of financial instruments including stocks, bonds and derivatives. It covers financial intermediation, market infrastructure and regulation. The emphasis is made on general economic intuition rather than on quantitative models. The course syllabus corresponds [...]
This course will provide students with knowledge on the formation and adoption of the international financial reporting standards, their basic concepts, and the requirements for the preparation and content of the financial statements used in the international practice. It will also prepare them for practical issues on financial [...]
Theory of Finance covers the basic principles and fundamental theories of pricing and valuation of various types of financial assets including stocks, bonds and derivatives. The content of the course corresponds to CFA Level 1. Having successfully completed the course, students should be familiar with the most commonly used [...]
The course builds essential skills necessary for economic, business or financial analysis. The purpose of the course is to give students solid and extended skills in both econometric tools and their application to contemporary economic problems. We will learn both theoretical foundations and practical aspects of the main econometric [...]