Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology Specialization

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Online/Distance Learning
Start Date
4 months
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The Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology specialisation explains the essential components of technology-driven financial strategies, from complex regulations to cryptocurrency to portfolio optimization.

You’ll 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.

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Courses included in Fintech: Foundations & Applications of Financial Technology

  1. FinTech: Foundations, Payments, and Regulations
  2. Cryptocurrency and Blockchain: An Introduction to Digital Currencies
  3. Lending, Crowdfunding, and Modern Investing
  4. Application of AI, InsurTech, and Real Estate Technology

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