Online Financial Postgraduate Diplomas Information Seminar - Afternoon session (2 Nov 20) - HKU SPACE
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Nov 2020
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Online Financial Postgraduate Diplomas Information Seminar - Afternoon session (2 Nov 20)

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Date & time
02Nov 2020 (Mon)13:00 - 13:30 Free
Venue
Online seminar via Zoom
Speaker
Mr Ferrix Lau (Programme Director, HKUSPACE)

Mr Ferrix Lau (Programme Director, HKUSPACE)

Mr. Ferrix Lau, ACS, ACIS, CFA, FRM, has over 10 years’ teaching experience in business, accounting and finance modules at tertiary level. He teaches Financial Analysis, Financial Risk Management, Quantitative Analysis, Financial Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting as well as Corporate Governance. Moreover, he is a co-author of a Statistics book, Quantitative Analysis for Professional Studies and Projects. Furthermore, he has strong interests in the areas of Statistical Analysis, Quantitative Finance and Machine Intelligence. Mr. Lau has earned a Bachelor's Degree in Social Science from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, major in Economics and minor in Computer Science. Besides, he holds a Master's Degree in Business Administration with Distinction from The University of Hong Kong, concentrating on the theme of Accounting Control and Financial Management.

Enquiry
2867 8476 (finpgd@hkuspace.hku.hk)
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Postgraduate Diploma in Investment Management
Postgraduate Diploma in Investment Management and Financial Intelligence
Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Financial Engineering
Postgraduate Diploma in Finance and Data Analytics

Come Learn which one is more suitable for you!

The Postgraduate Diploma in Investment Management and Financial Intelligence programme aims to equip students with the latest technologies on Big Data and Artificial Intelligence for financial industry; stimulate students to apply financial intelligence to perform investment management; impart financial and investment management knowledge and skills to students to enhance their financial decision making; facilitate students to understand and analyze contemporary issues as well as the latest development in the financial world.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Investment Management programme covers in details a wide range of financial investment concepts. It has a rigorous syllabus. Students will learn the theories that underlie investment decisions, as well as practical real world case studies; Students will also learn how to apply the knowledge and techniques used by market professionals.  Students with quantatative background will be able to learn the financial theories and concepts much easier in this programme.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Financial Engineering aims to train students to establish financial and trading systems in a logical and scientific way; to deliver the financial and economic knowledge to students and to equip them with financial quantitative analysis capability. It will enable students to manage actual trading operations proficiently and become professional investment traders. After completing the programme, students can enhance their ability to analyze financial and economic issues; to construct hedge fund trading strategies and to calculate the pricing of financial derivatives.

The seminar will be delivered via online platform. and the registered participants will receive notification with a link for the online seminar by 2 Nov 2020.​