On Demand (eLearning)

Applied Machine Learning Algorithms for Finance Professionals

JAN 02 - Dec 31, 2022

Online

DATE

JAN 02 - DEC 31

2022

TIME

9:00 AM - 6:59 PM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

7 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration open until

Dec 31, 2022

EVENT DESCRIPTION

CAREER STAGE: Mid-career

Solve real problems in the world of finance to advance your career.

This is an advanced course for finance professionals with a foundational knowledge of Python and machine learning. In this on demand, CPA Ontario course, participants will utilize the knowledge and skills learned in Machine Learning for Finance - Python Fundamentals to build machine learning investor classifiers and construct training data sets, testing data sets, and model pipelines.

Explore case studies from investment banking and capital markets applications that are being used today to advise Fortune 500 companies all over the world.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • Identify overfit regression models
  • Compare different regularized regression algorithms and decision tree ensemble algorithms
  • Explain the confusion matrix and its relation to the ROC curve
  • Perform advanced data cleaning, exploration, and visualization
  • Engineer features based on conditional relationships between existing features
  • Build and finalize a machine learning classifier

WHO WILL BENEFIT

Finance professionals who have a foundational knowledge of Python and machine learning. This course is designed for professionals in sales and trading, investment banking, capital markets, asset management, treasury management, corporate development, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), or students working towards a career in these areas.

PRICING

$301.00 Personal Passport

$350.00 Organization Passport

$404.00 Member

$404.00 Student

$550.00 Public

Status: Registration open until Dec 31, 2022

LOCATION

Online

SPEAKER(S) BIO

Zachary Washam is a former Wells Fargo investment banker who launched an online training platform that specializes in training investment bankers, traders, and other finance professionals to transform their careers with Python and machine learning skills. He has trained finance professionals organizations such as Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, and KPMG.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

This is an online session. This course is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once registered, you can access the material at any time.

However, you will only have access to the course for 30 days after REGISTRATION.

To access the course please visit our BlackBoard site, and log-in using the same login and password used for the Registration Portal.

Please allow at least four hours after registration for the seminar to appear on your BlackBoard page.

Registration, cancellation, withdrawal and all other CPA Ontario Program policies can be found here.