Skill Track

Finance Basics with R

If you are just starting to learn about finance and are new to R, this is the right track to kick things off! In this track, you will learn the basics of R and apply your new knowledge directly to finance examples, start manipulating your first (financial) time series, and learn how to pull financial data from local files as well as from internet sources.

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  • 18 hours
  • 4 courses
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Introduction to R for Finance

Learn essential data structures such as lists and data frames and apply that knowledge directly to financial examples.…

4 hours
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Lore Dirick

Manager of Data Science Curriculum at Flatiron School

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Manipulating Time Series Data in R with xts & zoo

The xts and zoo packages make the task of managing and manipulating ordered observations fast and mistake free.

4 hours
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Jeffrey Ryan

Creator of xts and quantmod

Instructors

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Lore Dirick

Manager of Data Science Curriculum at Flatiron School

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Jeffrey Ryan

Creator of xts and quantmod

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Joshua Ulrich

Quantitative Analyst & member of R/Finance Conference committee

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