CFA Institute Live Webinars Presentation Recorded 04 Dec 2019
Machine Learning: CFA Program Level II
Join Mark Ainsworth, Head of Data Insight and Analytics, Investment at Schroders, for the Machine Learning webinar, highlighting CFA Program Level II readings. Machine learning methods are gaining usage at many stages in the investment management value chain. Discover how investment practitioners can play an important role by being able to source appropriate model inputs, interpret model outputs, and translate outputs into appropriate investment action.
This is an archived recording of a live webinar that took place on 4 December 2019.
About the Speaker
Mark Ainsworth, Head of Data Insight and Analytics, Investment. Joined Schroders in 2014. Currently Head of Data Insights, where he is building a platform to use data to provide new insights and improve the efficiency and quality of investment decisions and to give Schroders an ‘information edge’ over competitors. Prior to joining Schroders Mark was recruited by the McLaren F1 team as a Race Strategy Analyst. In 2002 he moved to Tesco, initially reporting on trade performance and analyzing customer spending behavior and then heading up the analytics team in the Site Location Planning function. In 2007 he became Chief Technology Office of Talent Innovations, a start-up selling online 360 degree feedback software. In 2012 he joined Telefonica Digital, as Head of Analytics of Smart Steps, their ‘big data’ monetisation division. BA (Hons) from Oxford University in Experimental Psychology, MA in Operational Research.