- Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Lehigh Valley
– Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Information Technology
NYIF Courses Completed
- Data Analysis and Programming for Finance
Mohammad Butt has gathered over 10+ years of real-world experience in Business Intelligence. He is currently employed with Oppenheimer Funds as a Senior Solution Engineer with a specialty in Investment and Risk Technology.
Mohammad decided to take courses at NYIF to learn more about programs such as Python and R which he has seen throughout his career in Business Intelligence. He plans on applying his newly acquired knowledge he received in the Data Analysis and Programming for Finance course completed in August 2017 in his current workplace with an emphasis on increasing his quality of service with his clients.
Chartered Financial Risk Engineer
The CFRE™ curriculum for becoming a Financial Engineer is on the cutting edge of the practice and theory of financial risk management, the fastest growing area of employment in finance. All courses can be completed in-person, online or virtually.
Gain a deep understanding of derivative instruments. Learn the essential underlying mathematics in an intuitive, accessible fashion. Develop expertise in the theory and practice of derivatives valuation including the use of finite difference techniques. Understand volatility and variance products and volatility trading strategies.
Develop a complete set of desk-ready skills for fixed income market participants. You will learn how to determine fair values, yields and risk measures for a wide variety of instruments including government bonds, corporate bonds, mortgage securities and fixed income derivatives. Understand the structure and trading conventions of fixed income markets, and learn how to construct, interpret and trade the term structure of interest rates. The Bloomberg Professional terminal is used extensively throughout this program.
The New York Institute of Finance (NYIF) is a global leader in professional training for financial services and related industries. NYIF courses cover everything from investment banking, asset pricing, insurance and market structure to financial modeling, treasury operations, and accounting. The New York Institute of Finance has a faculty of industry leaders and offers a range of program delivery options, including self-study, online courses, and in-person classes. Founded by the New York Stock Exchange in 1922, NYIF has trained over 250,000 professionals online and in class, in over 120 countries.
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