Mathematical Finance & Financial Data Science Seminar

CANCELLED - Machine Learning for Quantitative Investment and Wealth Management: Opportunities and Challenges

Speaker: Cristian Homescu, Director, Chief Investment Office, Investment Solutions Group at Bank of America

Location: Warren Weaver Hall 1302

Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 5:30 p.m.


Important: Due to NYU's coronavirus-related measures and restrictions, our March 10 seminar has been cancelled.

NYU status and guidelines are available here:

Machine learning for quantitative investment and wealth management (QWIM): What is hype and what is reality? What differences are observed for ML applications in this area compared to ML applications in other areas?

Within this context this presentation aims to provide an overview of ML applications (classification, network analysis and clustering, forecasting and prediction, etc.) in QWIM, while also discussing the practical challenges.