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University of Pennsylvania

Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology

University of Pennsylvania via Coursera Specialization


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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.


Course 1: FinTech: Foundations, Payments, and Regulations
- Offered by University of Pennsylvania. In this course, you’ll learn the key components of modern-day investment strategies which utilize ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Cryptocurrency and Blockchain: An Introduction to Digital Currencies
- Offered by University of Pennsylvania. What is Cryptocurrency and how is it an innovative and effective method of currency? This course was ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Lending, Crowdfunding, and Modern Investing
- Offered by University of Pennsylvania. In this course, you’ll learn the foundational theories behind robo-advising, crowdfunding, and ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Application of AI, InsurTech, and Real Estate Technology
- Offered by University of Pennsylvania. In this course, you’ll learn about the emerging technologies in Artificial Intelligence and Machine ... Enroll for free.


Taught by

Christopher Geczy, David Musto, Jessica Wachter, Natasha Sarin and Sarah Hammer


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