School of Mathematics

Statistics meets Finance at Data Fest 2019

PhD student Andrej Svetlosak (supervised by Miguel de Carvalho and Raffaela Calabrese) recently organised and held a Data Fest 2019 event. The event included talks on recent advances in statistical analysis of financial behaviour using transactional data from personal accounts, as well as their applications in practice. The UK's largest personal financial management provider, Money Dashboard, moderated the event, which concluded with a panel discussion with the speakers Marcel Lukas (Heriot-Watt and UoE), Andrej Svetlosak (UoE), and Manuel Peleteiro (CEO