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Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology

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About this Specialization

Wharton's Fintech Specialization is designed to introduce you to the fundamental building blocks of financial technologies and real-world applications through case studies of Wharton-led companies in the field. You'll learn the the essential components of technology-driven financial strategies, from complex regulations to cryptocurrency to portfolio optimization. You'll also learn how modern investment strategies deploy technology to produce optimal results, explore the disruptive force of changing payment methods, analyze the changing regulatory landscape, and gain a deeper understanding of robo-advising, crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending, and blockchain. By the end of this Specialization, you'll be able to make informed decisions about deploying financial technologies for yourself or for your business, giving you a competitive advantage in using the latest financial innovations.

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Hours 58
Instructors Christopher Geczy, Natasha Sarin, Jessica Wachter, Sarah Hammer, David Musto
Language English
Subjects Business
Careers

An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

Mathematics Tutor and Strategies Councelor $37k

Head of Metadata Strategies $50k

Consumer Strategies Analyst $51k

Channel Strategies Analyst $62k

Research Analyst- Hedged Strategies $78k

Program Manager (Intelligence Strategies) $81k

Analyst, Research and Strategies $83k

Supply Chain Strategies Analyst 2 $86k

Senior Financial Analyst, Interest Rate Hedging Strategies $92k

Analyst - Valuation and Risk Strategies $133k

Financial Analyst, Interest Rate Hedging Strategies Manager $133k

Manager Product Strategies $147k

Courses in this Specialization

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Jul
15

FinTech: Foundations, Payments, and Regulations

In this course, you’ll learn the key components of modern-day investment strategies which utilize fintech. Professors Natasha Sarin and Chris Geczy of the Wharton School have...

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15

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain: An Introduction to Digital Currencies

What is Cryptocurrency and how is it an innovative and effective method of currency? This course was designed for individuals and organizations who want to learn how to navigate...

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Lending, Crowdfunding, and Modern Investing

In this course, you’ll learn the foundational theories behind robo-advising, crowdfunding, and marketplace lending, and how to apply these theories to optimize your investments....

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Application of AI, InsurTech, and Real Estate Technology

In this course, you’ll learn about the emerging technologies in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning that are utilized in InsurTech and Real Estate Tech. Professor Chris...

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University of Pennsylvania

From University of Pennsylvania via Coursera
Hours 58
Instructors Christopher Geczy, Natasha Sarin, Jessica Wachter, Sarah Hammer, David Musto
Language English
Subjects Business
Careers

An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

Mathematics Tutor and Strategies Councelor $37k

Head of Metadata Strategies $50k

Consumer Strategies Analyst $51k

Channel Strategies Analyst $62k

Research Analyst- Hedged Strategies $78k

Program Manager (Intelligence Strategies) $81k

Analyst, Research and Strategies $83k

Supply Chain Strategies Analyst 2 $86k

Senior Financial Analyst, Interest Rate Hedging Strategies $92k

Analyst - Valuation and Risk Strategies $133k

Financial Analyst, Interest Rate Hedging Strategies Manager $133k

Manager Product Strategies $147k