AI in Finance
Edge-of-your-seat learning. Personalized and designed to keep you engaged.
Intended Learning Outcomes
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a main driver of the Financial industry’s digital transformation. Whether you are looking to immediately implement your AI knowledge in your career or simply want to stand out in a competitive job market, this program is for you.
A lot of solutions to key problems in the financial world require predicting the future patterns in data from the past to make better financial decisions right now. The evolution of modern machine learning methods and tools in recent years in the field of computer vision bring promise of the same progress in other important fields such as financial forecasting.
In this course, you’ll first learn how to quickly get started with ML in finances by predicting the future currency exchange rates using a simple modern machine learning method. In this example, you’ll learn how to choose the basic data preparation method and model and then how to improve them. In the next module, you’ll discover a variety of ways to prepare data and then see how they influence models training accuracy. In the last module, you’ll learn how to find and test a few key modern machine learning models to pick up the best performing one.
In the last few years, AI technology has improved in leaps and bounds and simple artificial intelligence systems are already in use in a wide range of everyday services. But AI courses tend to approach the issue from either a heavily technical point of view or from a strategy standpoint. This course is designed to help business owners of AI projects in the finance sector, and helps place artificial intelligence in a business context.
From AI theory to machine learning modelling, this course provides a powerful introduction to and overview of the use of AI in business and practice in a real-world context. The course goes beyond the hype and takes a sober look at the power and limitations of AI, and how it can be effectively deployed in the finance sector. Centered heavily in a business owner perspective, this course will empower you to hold your ground in conversations around AI and machine learning as well as formulate your own informed opinions.