In recent years, there has been an explosion in the availability and popularity of advanced degrees in Mathematical Finance and Computational Finance at many of the top tier universities internationally. These are aimed at leading numerate graduates towards lucrative and technically challenging careers as quantitative analysts (quants), developers and traders in investment banks and hedge funds. They are typically taught MSc degrees of ten-months duration, with increasing numbers of graduates from Pakistan being attracted to Europe, USA and Australasia for advanced scholarship in this field.
The programme comprising of lectures and lab sessions will be delivered over five days. The proposed audience for this intensive workshop are junior/senior majors following degrees in maths, computer science, physics or engineering, as well as graduate students. In addition, the workshop is open to industry professionals working in banks, actuarial firms, financial technology, securities and exchange, financial regulation.
The aim of the course is to present a combination of the mathematical and computational based concepts which have practical uses in the global financial sector. However, the interdisciplinary nature of the material makes these topics transferable to other industry groups. Take-home exercises will be available.
Workshop Dates: December 26-30, 2018
Registration Deadline December 10, 2018
PKR 2000 for students
PKR 5000 for Faculty
PKR 20,000 for Industrial Professionals
Registration Deadline December 10, 2018, 2018
Progamme Schedule will be uploaded soon.
Hotel Suite Inn Lahore
Room reservation rates:
Single Bed RS. 3,500/- / Double Bed RS. 4000/- + tax along with the following facilities:
· Welcome drink on arrival
· High Speed Internet Facility
Airport Road, Near Metro Cash N Carry, Eden Avenue near, Lahore
Contact person: Syed Amjad Ali (Manager)
Cell: 0321-4342754 / 0300-4181551
HOW TO REACH: Daewoo route #: 5 to LUMS
For further assistance regarding accommodation, please contact
Noreen Sohail (Ms)