The Executive Programme in Algorithmic Trading at QuantInsti™ is designed for professionals looking to grow in the field or planning to start their careers in Algorithmic and Quantitative trading.
It inspires traditional traders towards a successful Algorithmic trading career, by focusing on derivatives, quantitative trading, electronic market-making, trading related technology and risk management. This comprehensive Algorithmic Trading course offers unparalleled insights into the world of algorithms, financial technology, and changing market microstructure, following an exhaustive course structure designed by leading Algorithmic Traders, Quantitative experts and HFT thought leaders.
Duration – 6 months (4 months of training & 2 months of project work)
Specialization – Particular Asset class and/or Algorithmic trading strategy through the project work
Online Delivery – A focused learning experience consisting of practical sessions conducted through web meetings and virtual learning environments
Certification – Assessment comprises of assignments, quiz, project work and attendance. On successful completion, participants will receive a Certificate from QuantInsti Quantitative Learning Pvt. Ltd
Features of EPATTM
- Practical Exposure – Acquire the knowledge, tools & techniques used by traders in the real world
- E-Learning – Qualify from anywhere in the world, online
- Expert teaching & support– The EPAT™ faculty is an acclaimed team of academicians and professionals who are all specialists in the field
- Placement Assistance – We also provide support for working professionals and students seeking new opportunities as well as to add immediate value to their employers.
Our certification program is all inclusive of theory and practice of quantitative tools, products and methods.
It is built around a fully examined core of three modules
- Statistics and Econometrics
- Algorithmic & Quantitative Trading
- Financial Computing & Technology
Some of the topics covered under these modules include
- Forecasting using Time-Series Analysis
- Pairs Trading & Statistical Arbitrage
- Market Making Strategies
- Volatility Forecasting & Interpretations
- Order Book Dynamics
- Forecasting and AI based Strategies
- Dispersion Trading
- Market Microstructure
- Excel & R for backtesting and optimization
- Programming with Python on trading platforms
- Handling HFT Data using R
EPATTM provides hands-on training in designing and implementation of advanced algorithmic trading strategies, using state-of-the-art tools and platforms. You can specialize either in a particular asset class, or trading strategy through project work.
Duration: 6 months (4 months of course work training + 2 months project work)
Online Delivery: Intranet
Lecture Days: Saturday and Sunday (3 hours each day)
QuantInsti™ is Asia’s pioneer Algorithmic Trading Research and Training Institute, focused on preparing financial market professionals for the contemporary field of Algorithmic and High-Frequency Trading. As the global developing financial markets are rapidly evolving like developed markets; we foresee a disruptive change in the emerging markets landscape wherein exchange volumes to the tune of 70% and above will be generated by Algorithmic Trading.
QuantInsti™ institute developed the curriculum for Asia’s first Executive Programme in Algorithmic Trading (EPATTM) in 2009. As an initiative by financial markets professionals with stellar academic and professional credentials, the program aims to fulfill the pressing demands for highly specialized skill sets of a potentially lucrative domain of Algorithmic Trading. QuantInsti™ opened the doors to global participants in 2012 by introducing virtual classrooms for its flagship EPATTM course and has seen participation from all inhabited continents since then.