August 10-15, 2020 - Streaming with Live Q&A Sessions
|Quant Bootcamp||Quant Marathon|
|Topics||Data Science for Finance Financial Engineering for Investment Quantitative Risk Management Quantitative Portfolio Management|
Code Documentation Slides Exercises
|Location||Streaming | In Person (**) | On Demand||Online|
|Modularity||1 course||4 courses|
|When||Live Aug 10-15 | On demand anytime||Starts Feb 1 | Sep 1|
|Length||Streaming/In Person: 6 days
On Demand: part time
|Intensity||Streaming/In Person: full time
On Demand: part time
|Guidance||Recorded and Live (*) Sessions||Live instructor|
|Guest Lectures from Leading Industry Quants (*)||Guest Lectures from Leading Industry Quants|
|30 hrs recorded lectures||150hrs recorded lectures|
|24hr Q&A service||24hr Q&A service|
|Progress tracking||Progress tracking|
|Networking||Large class||Small class + Alumni|
|(*) Live instructor sessions not included in Quant Bootcamp On Demand |
(**) The Quant Bootcamp In Person is unavailable in 2020 due to COVID-19.
The Advanced Risk and Portfolio Management (ARPM) Quant Bootcamp is an intense training that:
- Provides a broad overview of modern quantitative finance, across asset management, banking and insurance
- Enables understanding of inter-relationships between topics across theory and implementation
The Quant Bootcamp program consists of lectures, live Q&A sessions and exercises sourced from the content of the ARPM Lab, as well as guest speakers and networking opportunities. It will be presented from August 10-15.
You may choose between attending in person (**) or through a interactive streaming presentation from the comfort of your home or office. An on-demand version of the Quant Bootcamp is also available, which you can view at any time.
If you purchase the Quant Bootcamp Streaming you will also have access to the On Demand materials. If you purchase the Quant Bootcamp in Person you will also have access to the Streaming and the On Demand materials, as illustrated below.
(**) The Quant Bootcamp In Person is unavailable in 2020 due to COVID-19.
The Quant Bootcamp Streaming is delivered via an enhanced version of ARPM's Learning Management System (LMS).
The Enhanced LMS allows Bootcampers to view the lectures and review sessions, participate in Q&A, chat and polls and access recorded versions of the lectures when the Bootcamp is not in session. The LMS will be integrated with ARPM Lab, so Bootcampers can access the Lab contents (theory, case studies, code, etc.) in the same interface they are using to view the Bootcamp sessions.
The Quant Bootcamp includes cutting edge talks from leading industry quants, as well as classroom lectures on the most advanced quantitative techniques in:
Data science and machine learning
Investment risk management
Enterprise risk management
The program is constantly updated and gets richer year after year.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to:
- Correctly map all the techniques covered in the course onto a unified theoretical framework, appreciating the interconnections, and gaining a fresh perspective on the known techniques
- Interact with your classmates (and with the ARPM community) using a common language and notation
- Navigate the ARPM Lab to find detailed reference material to deepen your knowledge of the topics covered by the course, and more
The ARPM Lab contains all the support materials to learn and practice the concepts covered during the lectures:
- Physical presence (In Person)
- Viewing lectures and guest speakers (Streaming)
- Viewing of lectures and completion of theory/case work (On Demand)
- 40 GARP CPD
- Academic credits at partner universities
We work with partner universities for joint delivery of the Quant Bootcamp. See here for the list of partner Universities.
Contact us for more information.
- e-Lounge: online venue to socialize with fellow Bootcampers and ARPM instructors
- Social Mixer: an informal gathering to mingle, chat, play, share memories
- Guest speakers: meet in person the top quants in the industry
Past guests include
Dan di Bartolomeo
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Investment Counselor at Citi Private Bank
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Senior Analyst, Investment Risk Reporting at British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
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