Category Archives: Workshops and Seminars

Bringing Financial applications of Sentiment Analysis to India and Hong Kong

In March 2017, OptiRisk were proud to have partnered with Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and UNICOM seminars to present at two conferences in Asia: AI, Machine Learning and Sentiment Analysis Applied to • Financial Markets • Consumer Markets 8-9 … Continue reading

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OptiRisk sponsored Big Data Conference 2013 at UNICOM Seminars

Just giving a quick heads up of OptiRisk’s latest activities. OptiRisk Systems sponsored and exhibited at “Big Data in the Context of Financial Analytics & Social Media: B2B & B2C Infonomics” on 5 December. Let me give some background to … Continue reading

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Sentiment Analysis Applied to Finance Conference

Last week UNICOM, in association with OptiRisk Systems organised a conference “Behavioural Models and Sentiment Analysis Applied to Finance” (2 – 3 July). Over 85 professionals from the finance industry attended the event which was hosted by FitchLearning one of … Continue reading

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Sentiment Analysis Applied to Finance

The growing importance of Sentiment Analysis applied to finance bring forth many questions to minds like why “Sentiment Analysis is important and why is online media and social media important to look at? Sentiment analysis tools automatically extract opinions, emotions … Continue reading

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How to use R in Finance

OptiRisk Systems, in collaboration with UNICOM seminars, ran a very successful workshop “Finance with R” on 6 – 7 November 2012. A significant number of people who were unable to attend the workshop requested us to repeat the workshop. We … Continue reading

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IBM Optimisation Forum

OptiRisk Systems in association with IBM UK and UNICOM Seminars, hosted a gala event on “Optimisation in the Financial Services Sector” On November 13, 2012 at the IBM South Bank Premises. The event had participation from over 50 delegates representing … Continue reading

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Workshops on Quantitative Finance – London

OptiRisk Systems in collaboration with UNICOM Seminars Ltd is pleased to bring to you its series of yearly events on Hidden Markov Models, Interest Rate Modeling, Portfolio Analysis and Asset Liability Management. The workshops are delivered by subject experts and … Continue reading

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Importance of Quantitative Modelling

Why quantitative modelling is important for research and financial sector? Market competition and recent progress in data collection and data storage techniques have increased the importance of quantitative modelling. Modelling has become an important part of research and development across … Continue reading

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