Episode 35

Data Science in Finance (with Yves Hilpisch)

August 13th, 2018

The financial world has been irrecoverably changed by the advent of data science. Find out how.

About Yves Hilpisch

Dr. Yves J. Hilpisch is founder and managing partner of The Python Quants, a group focusing on the use of open source technologies for financial data science, artificial intelligence, algorithmic trading and computational finance. He is author of the books

  • Python for Finance (O'Reilly, 2nd edition, 2018),
  • Listed Volatility and Variance Derivatives (Wiley, 2017),
  • Derivatives Analytics with Python (Wiley, 2015) and
  • Python for Finance (O'Reilly, 2014).

Yves lectures on computational finance at the CQF Program and on algorithmic trading at the EPAT Program. He is also the director of the first online training program leading to a University Certificate in Python for Algorithmic Trading.

Yves has written the financial analytics library DX Analytics and organizes meetups, conferences and bootcamps about Python for quantitative finance in Frankfurt, Berlin, Paris, London and New York. He has given keynote speeches at technology conferences in the United States, Europe and Asia.