This module is an introduction to the use of Data Analytics techniques in the Financial markets.   
It focuses on the understanding of the evolution of financial assets and of more complex data (such as yield curves, volatility surfaces, sentiment and news data), in order to aid revenue generation by supporting position taking and risk management.  
It is a professionally oriented module, designed specifically for MSc students who wish to enhance their CVs to pursue top-role careers in hedge funds, investment banks and corporate treasuries.

In this module, you will have the opportunity to learn first-hand about how traders, structurers, quants and managers use Data Analytics in gaining an edge over competitor institutions. The module will be taught by Dr Argyro Mainou, who is an experienced programmer/software developer and  will provide you with key advice on how what you learn is connected with the industry and how to capitalise on it in your career.