The Fintech Bootcamp: 8 Facets of Fintech

The Fintech Bootcamp: 8 Facets of Fintech
NEW COURSE! Fintech is seeing a major revolution and entrepreneurs and the financial industry are taking notice.  Join us for this 8-week course and explore key innovations in Fintech through case studies and illustrations. We will also discuss how Fintech has changed post COVID-19 and the drivers and opportunities in the future as we move more and more towards digital automation and online services.
 

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Agenda

Course Expert

CRL Credits


Presented By:
Sri Krishnamurthy, CFA, CAP
Founder, QuantUniversity.com


Session Length:
90-minute lessons & case studies
8 lessons/one per week


Course Dates:
October 20 - December 15, 2020
Instructor Access concludes
December 22, 2020
 



Time: Self-paced

 
PRMIA Special Pricing:
Receive a $100 discount at check-out use code: PRMIA100


About This Course
 
Fintech is seeing a major revolution and entrepreneurs and the financial industry is taking notice. With so many interesting business models and opportunities in Fintech, entrepreneurs and financial companies are wondering how to assess the various business opportunities that are out there. Eight key areas are seeing major innovations that are revolutionizing and driving opportunities in Fintech. In this course, we explore these key innovations through case studies and illustrations. We will also explore how Fintech has changed post #Covid19 and the drivers and opportunities in the future as we move more and more towards digital automation and online services.

In this course, we will discuss business models and opportunities in Fintech: 
• The evolution of Fintech and the current state of the union
• Case studies of successful business models in Fintech startups
• Key things that differentiates a successful Fintech company
• Best practices and tips when working on a Fintech opportunity
• Fintech post #Covid19: Opportunities, Challenges and the Future

 
Agenda
 Lesson/Week Topic
Lesson 1
October 20

   Fintech Innovations: Payments
   Payments: Payment processing, transfers, rewards etc.
   Case study 1 
   Payments: The options galore

Lesson 2
October 27

   Fintech Innovations: Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies
   Blockchain: Digital currency, smart contracts, DLT
   Case study 2
   Blockchain or not? A canvas for opportunity assessment using Blockchain

Lesson 3
November 3

   Disintermediation: Investments
   Trading and Investments: Robo Advisors, Investment management etc.
   Case study 3
   Strategies at Play: A SWOT analysis on Robo advisories

Lesson 4
November 10
   Disintermediation: Planning
   Planning: Retirement planning, Education planning etc.
   Case study 4 
   Planning your life, wealth, education, retirement: Options and Risks

Lesson 5
November 17
   The Business of Platforms: Lending
   Lending: Crowdfunding, P-2-P lending, alternative money raising platforms
   Case study 5 
   How Platforms and upheaving traditional business models

  
** No Class week of November 24 **

Lesson 6
December 1
   The Business of Platforms: Insurance & Regulation
   Insurance & Regtech: Underwriting, comparison platforms, Regulatory automation etc.
   Case study 6
   
Disruption in the Insurance industry

Lesson 7
December 8
   The Technological Disrupters: AI, ML and Big Data
   Big Data and Analytics: AI & Big Data solutions, Alternative data etc.
   Case study 7
  
 AI and ML: Game changers in the 21st century

Lesson 8
December 15
   The Technological Disrupters: Security
   Security: Cyber security, Authentication, Encryption
   Case study 8
   How Technologies are disrupting finance as we know it today


Who Should Attend

Financial Analysts, Risk and Portfolio Managers, Economists, Business Analysts, Investment professionals, Fintech Entrepreneurs, Investors.


About Our Expert

  
  Sri Krishnamurthy, CFA, CAP is the founder of QuantUniversity.com, a data and Quantitative Analysis Company, and the creator of the Analytics Certificate program and Fintech Certificate program. Sri has more than 15 years of experience in analytics, quantitative analysis, statistical modeling and designing large-scale applications. Prior to starting QuantUniversity, Sri worked at Citigroup, Endeca, MathWorks, and with more than 25 customers in the financial services and energy industries. He has trained more than 1,000 students in quantitative methods, analytics, and big data in the industry and at Babson College, Northeastern University, and Hult International Business School. Sri earned an MS in Computer Systems Engineering, an MS in Computer Science, both from Northeastern University, and an MBA with a focus on Investments from Babson College. 

  QuantUniversity  is a quantitative analytics and machine learning advisory based in Boston, Massachusetts. QuantUniversity runs various data science and machine learning workshops in Boston, New York, Chicago, San Francisco and online.  



Continued Risk Learning Credits: 15

PRMIA Continued Risk Learning (CRL) programs provide you with the opportunity to formally recognize your professional development, documenting your evolution as a risk professional. Employers can see that you are not static, making you a highly valued, dynamic, and desirable employee. The CRL program is open to all Contributing, Sustaining, and Risk Leader members, providing a convenient and easily accessible way to submit, manage, track and document your activities online through the PRMIA CRL Center. After completion of this course, QuantU will provide you with a Certificate of Completion. CRL credits can be self-reported on your membership profile.  

Registration
 Membership Type Registration Fee
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 PRMIA Global Network and Members $649.00
 General Public  $749.00

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QUANTUNIVERSITY REGISTRATION POLICIES
This course is being delivered by a PRMIA Training Partner, QuantUniversity. All registrations, payments, and course operations will be managed exclusively by QuantUniversity. When registering for the course, you will leave PRMIA.org and use QuantUniversity's registration system, proprietary learning management system, and QuSandbox for labs. Questions and requests should be directed to QuantUniversity at info@qusandbox.com.

Cancellations received up to one week from the course start date will receive a full refund less a $100 processing fee.  After this date, refunds or credits will not be issued; the registrant forfeits full payment. This cancellation policy supersedes PRMIA's posted cancellation policy.  In the event sufficient registrations are not received, PRMIA and/or QuantUniversity reserve the right to cancel this course one week prior to the start date. Full refunds will be issued if cancelled by the training partner. 

 
 
When
10/20/2020 - 12/22/2020
Where
Virtual Course
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