Machine Learning for Finance [Video]

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  • How to tackle problems in Fintech and financial investments
  • Learn feature engineering, EDA and understanding with regards to financial data
  • Build an ANN-based model for predicting the stock prices
  • Enhance your Machine Learning skills with ensemble models like random forest and XGBoost.
  • Enhance your understanding of Neural Networks to build regression-based models.
  • Learn how to identify fraudulent transactions by building a fraud detection model by using classification models.
  • Achieve efficient frontier by using features like Sharpe ratios and risk management.

Machine Learning for Finance is a perfect course for financial professionals entering the fintech domain. It shows how to solve some of the most common and pressing issues facing institutions in the financial industry, from retail banks to hedge funds.

This video course focuses on Machine Learning and covers a range of analysis tools, such as NumPy, Matplotlib, and Pandas. It is packed full of hands-on code simulating many of the problems and providing working solutions.

This course aims to build your confidence and the experience to go ahead and tackle real-life problems in financial analysis. The industry is adopting automatic, data-driven algorithms at a rapid pace, and Machine Learning for Finance gives you the skills you need to be at the forefront.

By the end of this course, you will be equipped with all the tools from the world of Finance, machine learning and deep learning essential for tackling all these pressing issues in the area of Fintech.

The code files to this videos is also available on This GitHub repo:

  • Sets a foundation of what to follow by teaching visualization and exploratory analysis of financial data, the typical features like RSI and moving average.
  • Predict stock prices by using Machine Learning models like Linear Regression, Random Forest, XGBoost and neural networks.
  • Use modern portfolio theory, Sharpe ratio, investment simulation, and machine learning to create a rewarding portfolio of stock investments.
Course Length 4 hours 30 minutes
ISBN 9781789535143
Date Of Publication 23 Apr 2020


Aryan Singh

Aryan Singh is a data scientist with a penchant for solving business problems across different domains by using machine learning and deep learning. He is an avid reader and has a keen interest in NLP research. He loves to participate and organize hackathons and has won a number of them. Currently, he works as a data scientist at Publicis Sapient.