The first SkillsFuture accredited course on AI in Finance valued at SGD963.00, only now available up to 90% off!


Course starts: 25th Jan 2021
Application period: 30th Oct 2020 - 7th Jan 2021

Now is the time to radically change the way you comprehend how Artificial Intelligence is transforming Finance

This course is the first SkillsFuture accredited course on AI. Thanks to this accreditation, Singaporean citizens and permanent residents who are working adults can access it with up to a 90% fee subsidy. This puts down the regular price of this course, valued at SGD963.00, to SGD108.90 for a limited time.

Receive guidance and insights from 20+ industry leaders from UBS, Citibank, PingAn Technology, ADDO.AI and many more to learn the basics of modern AI as well as industry-relevant content and applications impacting the finance industry.

CFTE is a learning community of over 5,000+ people across Singapore including practitioners from top banks like UOB and OCBC Bank. Our learners who have joined our industry-led courses have leveraged the opportunities brought about by AI to enhance their career progression.

Embark on journey and join a thriving learning community of Alumni and Experts in Fintech!


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Course Highlights

Fees Breakdown

Original course fees SGD963.00
Aged 39 and below SGD288.90
Aged 40 and above SGD108.90

You can claim remaining amount with your allotted Skillsfuture credit

*Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.

**For corporate customers, please write in to asktsb@np.edu.sg for enquiries.

This course is for you if

  • You are tired of reading the latest tech news without understanding its implications

  • You do not feel equipped enough to parse the "hype" from the reality of Artificial Intelligence

  • You want to thoroughly understand how AI works and the reason behind its innovation potential in the financial services industry

  • You are looking to lead disruptive strategies and transformation projects that leverages on Artificial Intelligence

  • You want to boost your professional profile with an industry-recognised AI certification

Global Industry Experts

PARTICIPANTS WILL ACCESS HIGH QUALITY KNOWLEDGE AND GAIN FIRST HAND EXPERIENCE FROM AI PRACTITIONERS THEMSELVES


Course Curriculum

  • 01

    Introduction

    • Welcome to AI in Finance

    • About the course

    • Format of the course and Tips

    • Certificate of Completion

    • Preliminary Survey

    • Intellectual Property

    • Global Community

    • Meet your fellow participants!

  • 02

    Chapter #1 An Industry Overview of AI

    • Chapter Overview

    • 1.1 INTRODUCTION TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

    • 1.1 Video lecture

    • 1.1 Readings

    • Interview with Dr Cao Yang

    • 1.1 Quiz

    • 1.2 USE CASES OF AI OUTSIDE OF FINANCE

    • 1.2 Video lecture

    • 1.2 Readings

    • 1.2 Interview with Dr Catherine Havasi

    • 1.2 Quiz

    • 1.3 USE CASES OF AI IN FINANCE

    • 1.3 Video lecture

    • 1.3 Readings

    • 1.3 Interview with Diane Nolan

    • 1.3 Quiz

    • 1.4 INDUSTRY DRIVERS OF AI

    • 1.4 Video lecture

    • 1.4 Readings

    • 1.4 Interview with Ramneek Gupta

    • 1.4 Quiz

  • 03

    Chapter #2 AI Technologies

    • Chapter Overview

    • 2.1 AI, MACHINE LEARNING AND DEEP LEARNING

    • 2.1 Video lecture

    • 2.1 Readings

    • 2.1 Interview with Frank Chen

    • 2.1 Quiz

    • 2.2 BUILDING AI SYSTEMS

    • 2.2 Video lecture

    • 2.2 Readings

    • 2.2 Interview with Martin Markiewicz

    • 2.2 Quiz

    • 2.3 NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING

    • 2.3 Video lecture

    • 2.3 Readings

    • 2.3 Interview with Dr Rand Hindi

    • 2.3 Quiz

    • 2.4 RECOMMENDATION ENGINE

    • 2.4 Video lecture

    • 2.4 Readings

    • 2.4 Interview with Jean-Philippe Desbiolles

    • 2.4 Quiz

  • 04

    Chapter #3 Implementing AI in an Enterprise

    • Chapter Overview

    • 3.1 INTEGRATING AI AT A STRATEGIC LEVEL

    • 3.1 Video lecture

    • 3.1 Readings

    • 3.1 Interview with Siew Kai Choy

    • 3.1 Quiz

    • 3.2 INFRASTRUCTURE FOR AI

    • 3.2 Video lecture

    • 3.2 Readings

    • 3.2 Interview with Dr Gurjeet Singh

    • 3.2 Quiz

    • 3.3 THE ROLE OF PEOPLE

    • 3.3 Video lecture

    • 3.3 Readings

    • 3.3 Interview with Shameek Kundu

    • 3.3 Quiz

    • 3.4 ETHICS AND RISKS

    • 3.4 Video lecture

    • 3.4 Readings

    • 3.4 Interview with Dr David Hardoon

    • 3.4 Quiz

  • 05

    Chapter #4 Applications of AI in Finance

    • Chapter Overview

    • 4.1 WEALTH AND ASSET MANAGEMENT

    • 4.1 Video lecture

    • 4.1 Readings

    • 4.1 Interview with Dr David Andre

    • 4.1 Quiz

    • 4.2 INSURANCE

    • 4.2 Video lecture

    • 4.2 Readings

    • 4.2 Interview with Thibault Antoine

    • 4.2 Quiz

    • 4.3 CUSTOMER SERVICES

    • 4.3 Video lecture

    • 4.3 Readings

    • 4.3 Interview with Dr Jason Mars

    • 4.3 Quiz

    • 4.4 ROBOTIC PROCESS AUTOMATION

    • 4.4 Video lecture

    • 4.4 Readings

    • 4.4 Interview with Matthew Davey

    • 4.4 Quiz

    • 4.5 CREDIT SCORING

    • 4.5 Video lecture

    • 4.5 Readings

    • 4.5 Interview with Dr Shonali Krishnaswamy

    • 4.5 Quiz

    • 4.6 COMPLIANCE AND FRAUD DETECTION

    • 4.6 Video lecture

    • 4.6 Readings

    • 4.6 Interview with Erkin Adylov

    • 4.6 Quiz

  • 06

    Congratulations

    • Congratulations for completing the course

    • Feedback Survey

Testimonials

“I received plenty of information on what is happening in fintech today. One thing that I could highlight is that you get to learn from the true experts on that field. ”

Community Builder at CaixaBank

Ayshah J Butt

“CFTE’s course, I found to be more engaging than the rest of the online courses that I’ve done because of the format of very short online videos that gives you the ability to revisit at different times.”

International Proposition Risk Director at Santander

David Vinagre

60,000+ professionals have taken our courses led by industry experts to grow their knowledge. You could be next.

FAQ

  • Is the AI in Finance course accredited?

    Yes - the AI in Finance course is CPD accredited in the UK and SkillsFuture accredited in Singapore. We aim to upgrade individual skills in order to keep up with the changing work environment. The government therefore provides subsidies for Singapore citizens and PRs who apply for courses via this platform.

  • How can I pay for the course?

    Apply via the "enrol now" buttons and sign in with your Singpass ID and password. Once you receive a reply from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, you can proceed to pay the discounted amount.

  • How does the AI in Finance compare with other courses in the market?

    Although there are some very good courses on AI you can find online, The AI in Finance course, developed by CFTE and Ngee Ann Polytechnic, is the very first online course that walk you through you foundations of Artificial Intelligence, its applications in the finance industry, as well as the opportunities and risks of AI in the sector. We believe The AI in Finance Specialisation is unique because: We have designed a reference course with the industry for the industry. Participants will be given a comprehensive overview on the most relevant trends through a very structured curriculum. Participants will learn from industry leaders who work at the largest financial institutions, fast growing startups, investors and regulators. It gives an overview of the potential and challenges of AI in Finance, from insights of entrepreneurs who are developing AI to leaders implementing AI in financial institutions.

  • Who should take the AI in Finance course?

    This course is suited for a wide range of professionals who are keen to master the key elements of AI and want to understand its applications in finance. We welcome finance professionals, technologists, entrepreneurs, consultants, lawyers and all the people who are ready to take a deep dive into the future of finance.

  • What are the prerequisites for this course?

    There are no pre-requisites for taking the course. This course is largely non-technical to learn the business aspects of AI. Participants can get the most out of the course if they have a general knowledge of Fintech and innovation trends in finance. This could be achieved through a structured course such as CFTE’s Fintech Foundation course, Oxford’s Fintech course, MIT’s Fintech course or similar courses

  • What will I learn in the course?

    The course has been designed to give a solid foundational knowledge about Artificial Intelligence, and how it applies to different sectors of finance. On completion of the course, participants will be expected to: Have a good understanding of the main concepts behind Artificial Intelligence, including machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, machine vision, etc. Appreciate the developments of AI, especially in the context of financial services, and recognise its potential and limitations Learn to identify potential use cases of AI in different sectors of finance Be able to understand the opportunities and challenges of implementing AI Understand future applications of AI by applying conceptual frameworks Think of ways to apply AI to the financial industry. You will learn a lot in a structured way, and at your own pace.

  • How much time do I need to complete the Specialisation?

    Completing the specialisation takes around 15 hours. The course is structured in 4 courses of 4 modules, which each module lasting 30 to 45 minutes. Participants can take the course at their own pace – either in one go or over a period of several weeks or months. The course is available for 6 months from the start date.

  • I'm interested but I can't commit to this cohort, can I join the next one?

    Yes, you can! Application period renews every 1-2 months. So keep an eye out on our page or talk to us on the chat box to find out the latest updates!