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The Future of Cryptos
Overview:

Is the Crypto bubble about the burst or consolidate prior to unprecedented growth spurt? The Crypto Currency landscape continues to offer unique trading and investment opportunities. Large financial institutions are forging ahead with new crypto products, adopting cryptocurrency futures, derivatives, and forward contracts.

New York City : Wednesday 6th February 2019
Machine Learning in Finance Workshop
Overview:

Laptops required for all or in groups (we encourage collaboration during the tutorials.) Solutions to problems, including programming assignments, will be provided during the training, so you can follow them. Python is a (de facto) lingua franca of data science and machine learning, so we’ll use it as our primary programming language.

Frankfurt : Wednesday 27th  - Thursday 28th February 2019
Adjoint Algorithmic Differentiation (AAD) Code Clinic
Overview:

Supported by recent trends in the finance industry including XVA and FRTB the general interest in Adjoint Algorithmic Differentiation (AAD) for financial simulations has grown substantially over the past years. While initially driven primarily by tier-1 investment banks smaller institutions have started adopting the technology as the preferred approach for computing sensitivities with respect to a very large number of impact factors.

London : Thursday 28th February - Friday 1st March 2019
Big Data, High-Frequency Data, and Machine Learning with kdb+/q Workshop
Overview:

kdb+/q has taken the world of electronic, including algorithmic, trading by storm. It is used by numerous sell-side and buy-side institutions, including some of the most successful hedge funds and electronic market makers.

London : Thursday 7th  - Friday 8th March 2019
The 8th XVA Conference
Overview:

We are delighted to announce the 8th running of the world’s largest gathering of XVA experts. 

London : Wednesday 13th  - Friday 15th March 2019
The 3rd Machine Learning & AI in Quantitative Finance Conference
Overview:

Our highly popular machine learning conference now has two streams in spring 2019.

London : Wednesday 20th  - Friday 22nd March 2019
The 3rd Machine Learning & AI in Quantitative Finance Conference USA
Overview:

Due to a complete sell out in November 2018 our highly popular USA Machine Learning Conference is back in New York City April 2019.

Downtown Conference Center New York : Wednesday 3rd  - Friday 5th April 2019
Women in Quantitative Finance Americas Conference (WQF)
Overview:

Due to the sell out and huge success of WQF London we are delighted to announce a brand new event for 2019; Women in Quantitative Finance Americas Conference (WQF)

New York City : Thursday 11th April 2019
The BTRM Certificate of Bank Treasury Risk Management
Overview:

The Certificate of Bank Treasury Risk Management (BTRM) is a once a year, six-month, part-time course designed to empower individuals working in, or intending to work in, every aspect of bank risk management and asset-liability management (ALM).

London & Globally Online : Wednesday 17th April - Wednesday 9th October 2019
The Machine Learning Institute Certificate in Finance (MLI)
Overview:

Quantitative finance is moving into a new era. Traditional quant skills are no longer adequate to deal with the latest challenges. The Machine Learning Institute Certificate offers candidates the chance to upgrade their skill set by combining academic rigour with practical industry insight.

London & Globally Online : Tuesday 23rd April - Tuesday 26th November 2019

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