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Anna Haskell


  • University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Business School
  • Harvard University, OPM Graduate
  • Moscow State Institute of International Relations

NYIF Courses Completed:

  • Data Analysis and Programming for Finance Course – August 2017
  • Derivatives Professional Certificate Course
About Anna:

Anna has over 15+ years experience in financial markets. Her educational accomplishments include receiving an MBA from the Wharton School of Business and completion of the OPM program at Harvard Business School.


Anna has taken two courses at the New York Institute of Finance. She has taken the Derivatives Professional Certificate course and completed the Data Analysis and Programming for Finance course on August 2017. Anna’s goal in coming to NYIF was to increase her skill-set in Financial Data Analysis and Complex Derivatives Securities.


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. Below are 3 of 5 of the fundamental courses of the CFRE™ program.

 Derivatives Professional Certificate

Develop a comprehensive, practical understanding of derivative instruments including market conventions, contract specifications, valuation, trading strategies and the regulations of derivatives markets.

♦ Data Analysis and Programming for Finance

Learn the essential elements of Excel/VBA, R and Python to build practically useful applications and conduct data analysis for finance.

♦ Risk Management Professional Certificate

Develop a comprehensive survey of the practice of Risk Management. The major types of risk are identified, risk management tools and techniques are reviewed and financial regulation is covered. Delegates will work through the annual risk report of a publicly traded financial institution. A number of case studies are analyzed to illustrate key principles of risk measurement and management.

About NYIF

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