The financial services industry places great emphasis on raising the level of mathematics competency, particularly in the use of pricing, hedging and risk management applications. This one-day course is designed to provide delegates with the skills required for a successful career in this fast-developing field.
Participants will develop a detailed understanding of the application of mathematics, statistics and computation to solve problems in finance, and will gain the necessary practical tools for the pricing, hedging and risk management of a diverse range of financial products in several asset classes.
Other benefits include:
- Understanding of quantitative methodologies and techniques which are important for a range of jobs in investment banks and other financial institutions.
- Research-led teaching that aims to enhance delegates' critical appreciation of major issues and emerging theory in the area of financial mathematics.
- Opportunity to improve personal skills, including logical reasoning, quantitative analysis and the presentation of technical results.