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Quant 2.0 agenda

We've got a whole stream of content focused on being a quant in the new era on Wednesday 13 May. Key topics under discussion include:

  • Panel: how is technology and regulation affecting the quant role?
  • Tackling nonlinear high dimensional problems in finance with low rank tensor techniques and deep neural networks
  • Quants, quantum mechanics and quantos
  • Fast solution of PDEs: asymptotics, integral equations and machine learning  
  • New crypto asset derivatives and their market microstructure
  • The future of digital coins
  • Applications of machine learning to portfolio allocation
  • Bias reducing optimization techniques for neural nets
  • Algorithmic e-trading in fixed income
  • Diversity panel: what has changed since the last conversation?
  • Will groups of 3 ruin the World Cup?

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Portfolio Construction in the Age of Machine Learning Workshop

Friday 15 May 2020

Workshop leader: Marcos Lopez de Prado, Founder & CIO, True Positive Technologies

The objective of this course is to train quants in the application of machine learning techniques for portfolio construction.

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