Course Descriptions

16:958:588 Financial Data Mining(3)

Databases and data warehousing, exploratory data analysis and visualization, an overview of data mining algorithms, modeling for data mining, descriptive modeling, predictive modeling, pattern and rule discovery, text mining, Bayesian data mining, observational studies. Emphasis on the use of data mining techniques in finance and risk management. Prerequisites: 16:958:563, and 16:198:443 or equivalent C++ course or permission of instructor.