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Python for Financial Analysis, May 18-21, NYC

Enthought is offering Python for Financial Analysis (a.k.a. “Python for Quants”) in New York from May 18th to May 21st. This course introduces financial quantitative analysts to the tools available in Python for financial analysis. This course is based on our “Introduction to Scientific Computing in Python” course, but puts a focus on financial analysis in the examples and exercises. Enthought developed this course in response to requests for customized training from clients in the financial industry. The course will take place at the Learning Tree Education Center in lower Manhatten.

  • Day 1: Introduction to the Python Language
  • Day 2: Array Calculations with NumPy
  • Day 3: More on NumPy; Numeric Algorithms with SciPy
  • Day 4: Software Engineering Best Practices
  • Day 5: Introduction to Traits; Interactive 2D Visualization with Chaco

The cost for the course is $2500 per person. Please see the course description on the Enthought website for details.

Python for Scientific Computing – Training Course


Enthought is offering an open training course for Scientific Computing with Python at its Austin, TX offices. Space is limited. We’ll accept the first 15 people who register.

Date: June 23-27, 2008
Location: Austin, Texas, at Enthought’s offices
Cost: 3 days: $1500; 5 days: $2500. You can attend either the first three days of the course or the entire five days.
Registration: Contact Leah Jones at 1-512-536-1057 to register via credit card, or email with any questions.

Please see the training web page for the full syllabus and more details.