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Financial Engineering



Become a financial engineer

Engineer’s degree (diplôme d’ingénieur) with a major in Financial Engineering in a French CTI-accredited engineering school

The Financial Engineering major develops all the skills you need to learn about and fully comprehend the complexity of financial markets.

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Financial Engineers


The ESILV course in financial engineering takes into account major trends in banking, asset management and hedge funds, such as high frequency trading, combined use of machine learning and the mathematics of randomness, and developments in risk management, which new financial directives have rendered increasingly complex.

A Bloomberg trading room available

Students can use a real trading room equipped with fifteen Bloomberg terminals, the main financial tool used in trading rooms and most management companies and large businesses. Students can also give their CVs a real boost by obtaining Bloomberg certification and taking the Bloomberg Aptitude Test.

Teaching

  • Financial mathematics
  • Options theory
  • Portfolio management
  • Market risk
  • Credit risk
  • The new interest rate paradigm
  • Algorithmic trading
  • Model risk
  • Simulation methods
  • Machine Learning and data science
  • Rules and regulations (Basel III)

Skills

  • Mastering and managing risks relating to financial activities
  • Mastering software widely used in the banking industry (Bloomberg,Matlab, R, C++, C#, VBA, Python)
  • Mastering the new post-crisis financial context
  • Mastering new banking regulations
  • Mastering financial mathematics


Careers

Risk Manager, Trader, Quantitative Analyst, Structurer, Financial Market Data Scientist, Hedge Fund Analyst, Strategist, Quantitative Portfolio Manager, Financial Engineer, IT Commando, IT Quant

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Programme Overview

Financial engineering major

FINANCIAL MARKET
Financial Concepts
Derivatives Pricing & Hedging
MATHEMATICS FOR FINANCE 
Supervised Learning
Advanced Probability
PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE FOR FINANCE
VBA & .NET for Finance
C++ for Finance
RISKS 
Market Risk
Investment Management
MARKET
Equity Derivatives

MATHEMATICS
Stochastic Calculus
Econometrics 
IT FOR FINANCE
Algorithmic Trading
Machine Learning for Finance
RISK MANAGEMENT
Bale 3
Credit risk
Interest rate risk 
MARKET AND MODELIZATION 
Advanced Fixed Income with Bloomberg 
Calibration





Examples of Finance student projects

Produced by ESILV engineering students

  • Electricity price forecasting
    Platform of trading simulation and financial training
    Alto-Scholarship: Open-Source Community-based Platform for Finance
    Intelligent Automated Comparable Analysis : A Tool for Financial Analysis
  • Determination of the Impact of ICS Norm
    AI: Regime Switching Models in Finance
    #PI²4 Creation of an ESG criteria assessment database
    Provisioning and the contributions of the future insurance
  • Measuring and modelling the impact of contingent convertible bonds on financial stability
    Mean Reversion
    Momentum strategy in the French stock market
    Analysis of Bitcoin prices



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