- What is fintech?
- Algorithmic trading and finance
- How does AI work?
- AI's role in roboinvesting
- Evaluating risk in P2P lending
- What is a cryptocurrency worth?
- Financial valuation models for cryptocurrencies
- Blockchain and smart contracts
Skill Level Intermediate
- [Michael McDonald] If you work in technology or finance, or invest money in stocks or bonds, chances are you've heard the term Fintech. But what is Fintech? And how does it relate to artificial intelligence, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, and all of the other disruptions occurring in the financial field? In this course we'll learn the answer to those questions and more. I'll help you understand how you can start applying AI through tools like Excel, value Cryptocurrencies using financial models, and build your own robo advising tool to make investment recommendations, and much more. I'm Doctor Michael McDonald. I'm professor of finance, a Wall Street veteran, and a frequent industry consultant. If you're ready to learn how to use the innovations of Fintech to make yourself a more informed and successful employee or investor, then let's get started.