Managing Risk in Volatile Markets with Quantitative Strategies April 20

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Held on Thursday, April 20 | 5:30 PM IST

Managing Risk in Volatile Markets
with Quantitative Strategies

  • Prof. Wasim Ahmed
    From IIT Kanpur

  • Prof. Suman Saurabh
    From IIT Kanpur

  • Prof. B.V. Phani
    From IIT Kanpur

Webinar Highlights:

  • Leveraging mathematical and statistical models to analyze financial markets
  • Drawing conclusions and making predictions based on limited data
  • Driving success in unexpected and recurrent turmoil in financial markets
  • How to build capabilities to effectively manage risk in volatile markets?
  • How will the IIT Kanpur e-Masters program help professionals in this direction?

Professionals must gear up to navigate the increasing market volatility and drive business success. For that, they should know how to leverage quantitative finance strategies in dealing with the high volatility and uncertainty in financial markets. Prof. Wasim Ahmad, Prof. Suman Saurabh, and Prof. B.V. Phani from IIT Kanpur discuss how the eMasters in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management provides a unique opportunity for professionals to learn from academia and industry experts about the tools and techniques used in quantitative finance and risk management strategies.

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About the Program

The IIT Kanpur eMasters is a unique set of independent, postgraduate-level flexible programs exclusively designed for working professionals to enable them with relevant expertise to stay agile, effective and relevant in a fast-changing technology-dominated world. Given the high reputation of IIT Kanpur in its teaching and evaluation standards, these formal degree programs with its intended high quality and standard will help professionals in their vertical career growth and improve their employment potential during a later movement. Corporate organizations, too, can upgrade the capabilities of their workforce with these programs.

Each program, under eMasters portfolio, offers several flexible tracks, with multi-disciplinary modules that are designed to be intellectually challenging and state-of-the-art — the hallmark of IIT Kanpur. Apart from weekend-only live interactive sessions coupled with self-paced learning components, the program also offers on-campus visits to IIT Kanpur covering lab visits, lab sessions, and demonstrations as applicable. Programs are completely course-based with no thesis requirement. Explore