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NTT DATA Europe & Latam was born from the alliance between everis (with a presence in Europe and Latin America) and NTT DATA EMEA (with a presence mainly in the United Kingdom, Italy, Germany and Romania) to bring transformation and innovation to clients in Europe and Latin America.

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The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) are experts in numerical algorithms, software engineering and high-performance computing. They have served the finance industry with numerical software and consulting services for over four decades because of their outstanding product quality and technical support. Specifically, relevant to the finance industry, NAG pioneer in the provision of the NAG Library – numerical, machine learning and statistical components ideal for building Quant Libraries, Risk Applications and the like.

NAG also provides best-in-class C++ operator-overloading AD tools for CPU and GPU called dco (derivative computation through overloading) and dco/map (dco meta adjoint programming). The NAG Library and AD tools are used by many of the largest Investment Banks where they are embedded in Quant Libraries and XVA applications. As a not-for-profit company, NAG reinvests surpluses into the research and development of its products, services, staff and its collaborations.

CompatibL is a leading provider of risk management software, model validation and quantitative consultancy services. The company’s award-winning cloud and on-premises software solution is used by financial institutions worldwide, including four major derivatives dealers, central banks and some of the world’s largest asset managers.

Our quantitative research program produced multiple innovations in models and numerical methods for counterparty credit risk, settlement risk, risk premia in the yield curve, and has been recognized by multiple awards.

Numerix is the leading provider of innovative capital markets technology applications and real-time intelligence capabilities for trading and risk management. Committed to out-of-the box thinking, the exploration and adoption of latest technologies, Numerix is dedicated to driving a more open, fintech oriented, digital financial services market. Built upon a 20+ year analytical foundation of deep practical knowledge, experience and IT understanding, Numerix is uniquely positioned in the financial services ecosystem to help its users reimagine operations, modernize business processes and capture profitability.

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RavenPack is the leading big data analytics provider for financial services. The company’s data solutions, research and technology allow clients to enhance returns, reduce risk, and increase efficiency by systematically incorporating the effects of public information in their models and workflows. RavenPack’s clients include the most successful hedge funds, banks, and asset managers in the world.

The Machine Learning Institute Certificate in Finance (MLI)

This course has been designed to empower individuals who work in or are seeking a career in machine learning in finance. The examined part of the MLI programme comprises eight modules, each covering a different but inter-related aspect of machine learning in quantitative finance, and consists of lectures, on-line testing and the student-faculty forum.

Throughout our unique MLI programme students are required to take on-line multiple choice tests at the end of each module, counting towards the final grade. After completion of Module 8 students sit the unseen written examination, held in the examination suite for London-based students. All other students sit the exam virtually at their own desktop. The exam is taken on the same day worldwide. The MLI is a career-enhancing professional qualification, that can be taken worldwide.

The Artificial Intelligence Finance Institute’s (AIFI) mission is to be the world’s leading educator in the application of artificial intelligence to investment management, capital markets and risk.  We offer one of the industry’s most comprehensive and in-depth educational programs, geared towards investment professionals seeking to understand and implement cutting edge AI techniques.

Taught by a diverse staff of world leading academics and practitioners, the AIFI courses teach both the theory and practical implementation of artificial intelligence and machine learning tools in investment management.  As part of the program, students will learn the mathematical and statistical theories behind modern quantitative artificial intelligence modeling.  Our goal is to train investment professionals in how to use the new wave of computer driven tools and techniques that are rapidly transforming investment management, risk management and capital markets.

The Thalesians are a group of dedicated professionals with an interest in Artificial Intelligence (AI) / Machine Learning (ML), quantitative finance, economics, mathematics, physics and computer science, not necessarily in that order.

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With recruitment expertise stretching back to January 2008, Ignite Placements are a global recruitment firm specialising across multiple areas of the financial services sector. They have a reputation for delving into the culture, goals and overall strategies of their clients, while updating them with the latest market trends in the recruitment space.

Ignite Placements take pride in attention to detail, ensuring not just a cursory glance at a job spec, but more importantly understanding how each role fits into the team, what the team’s function is within the organisation, and alignment with the organisation’s objectives/strategies. This enables meaningful conversations with prospective candidates, giving them a fuller understanding of not only the role but the context around it.


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