PhD dissertation of Giorgio Mirone

11.12.2018

BigDataFinance Early stage Researcher Giorgio Mirone defended his PhD dissertation entitled “Measurement, assessment and forecast of integrated variance” on Friday 23 November 2018. Giorgio Mirone has been enrolled in the PhD programme in Economics and Business Economics. Professor Kim Christensen has been his supervisor and Professor Asger Lunde has been his co-supervisor. The dissertation can […]

Big Data Finance: PhD Thesis in Three Minutes

27.11.2018

BigDataFinance Early Stage Research Vladimir Petrov, based at University of Zürich, has made a video to introduce his research topic “High Frequency Trading Risk Management Tools Based on Scaling Law” and the Marie Skłodowska-Curie programme.

Volatility seasonality of Bitcoin prices

21.06.2018

“Learning properties of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and confronting them to the features of traditional markets we contribute to the world where “finance” is a synonym of “democracy”.” BigDataFinance Early Stage Reasearch Vladimir Petrov, based at Univeristy of Zürich, and Anton Golub, Co-founder and Chief Science Officer at Lykke Corp, discuss Bitcoin’s seasonal volatility in their article […]

BigDataFinance protagonist at the 6th Lindau Meeting in Economic Sciences

08.03.2018

ESR Chiara Perillo from University of Zurich shared the stage with Nobel Prize Laureates Prescott, Diamond and Sims joining the panel discussion on new conditions for monetary and fiscal policy at the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences by Sari Törmälä On 23-26 August 2017, the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences took place in […]

Scientific paper receives multiple prizes

05.12.2017

The scientific paper entitled “Trading on Talent: Human Capital and Firm Performance“ by James Hodson (joint work with A. Fedyk), early stage researcher within the BigDataFinance MSCA Training Network and PhD student at the Jozef Stefan International PostGraduate School, is the winner of the Jack Treynor Prize from the Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance and received […]

BigDataFinance Conference – Presentations Available!

19.10.2017

BigDataFinance conference presentations from Oct 4th and 5th 2017 are now available at conference programme page. To download presentations click the title of the talk. Only presentations with permission from speakers will be available.      

Mid-Term Review Meeting 6th of October

05.10.2017

Mid-term review meeting for BigDataFinance project consortium members When 6th of October 2017 Be there at AB latest by 09:30 sharp, no delays! Meeting ends at 17:30   Where AllianceBernstein 50 Berkeley Street Mayfair, W1J 8HA London Closest Tube station: Green Park Map   How to get there By tube: From Southwark (closest tube station to […]

BigDataFinance conference: register by 1st of October!

29.09.2017

  BigDataFinance Conference Bring Three, Go Free! Bring along three colleagues, and receive a free delegate place for yourself. Please note, the first three bookings have the above fees applicable, with the fourth registration free of charge. All four bookings are to be made in one transaction. The conference fee includes morning and afternoon coffee, […]

Two positions available at IJS

13.04.2016

  CALL CLOSED Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI) is the leading research institution for natural sciences in Slovenia with over 900 researchers within 25 departments working in the areas of computer science, physics, and chemistry and biology. The Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, with approximately 40 researchers, is one of the largest European research groups working in the […]

Sokos Hotel Ilves

01.04.2016

Special rates for “Data Science in Finance” training school participants at Hotel Ilves, book before July 22nd! Sokos Hotel Ilves Address: Hatanpäänvaltatie 1, 33100 Tampere Room rates – Standard single room 83 € / night – Standard twin room 84 € / night The room rates include buffet breakfast, V.A.T and sauna for hotel guests. […]

HPCFinance Final Conference

23.02.2016

High Performance Computing in Finance Final conference hosted by Aberdeen Asset Management 14 – 15 March 2016 Aberdeen Asset Management / Auditorium Bow Bells House, 1, Bread Street, London (UK) Full programme and free online registration available at: http://www.hpcfinance.eu/final-conference For further information, please contact: Professor Juho Kanniainen Tampere University of Technology Department of Industrial Management […]

ESR Position available at ING Bank Amsterdam

14.01.2016

CALL CLOSED PhD candidate in Machine Learning for Risk Management in Trading Activities The Quantitative Analytics group at ING Bank Amsterdam together with the Institute for Informatics at University of Amsterdam invites an application for an Early Stage Researcher (ESR) PhD scholarship in the EC Horizon 2020 funded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN) “Training […]

The 2016 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2016)

13.01.2016

The 14th Annual Meeting July 18 – 22, 2016 Innsbruck, Austria Call for Papers and Participation (Main Track Paper Submission Deadline: February 22, 2016) Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit an extended version of their work for a special issue in an ISI Journal. The 2016 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2016) will be held on July 18 – […]

Additional post doc positions at TUT

30.11.2015

CALL CLOSED Post Doc Call 2016 The closing date for the applications is 15 Jan 2016. Tampere University of Technology (TUT) is seeking to hire promising post doc researchers who are in the beginning of their careers. The aim is to support highly qualified postdoctoral researchers who are outstanding in their field and to strengthen […]