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  • Investment Analysis
  • Prof. Anisha Ghosh
  • Carnegie Mellon University

  • Macroeconomics
  • Prof. Christian Julliard
  • London School of Economics

  • Options, Futures, and Other
    Derivatives
  • Prof. John Hull
  • University of Toronto

  • Starting Fall 2012, enroll in FREE ONLINE COURSES with professors at the world's top universities to learn the basics of finance and economics.
  • Upon course mastery, obtain certification from your professors.
  • Receive free access to the most cutting-edge stock market prediction techniques and trading strategies developed at top universities.
  • Obtain step-by-step instructions on how to implement these trading strategies on major online brokerages.
  • Earn returns comparable to - and often exceeding - those of top mutual funds in the US.
  • Interact with leading financial experts from the top universities on topics ranging from general economics to the latest stock market prediction techniques.
  • Obtain these services for free - without fees or minimum investment requirements.


Ever since the crisis of 2008, and the realisation that many of those implicated in the meltdown were ignorant of the risks they were taking, financial training has been high on the agenda for banking professionals.<br/> Now, in a bid to restore...
Financial Times, June 23, 2013


Top 10 Reasons to Use AFTP



The Academic Financial Trading Platform (AFTP) is a new internet consortium of top university faculty and lifelong learners whose goal is to educate a broad community of students, researchers, practitioners, and individual investors around the world through massively open online courses (MOOC) on business education, and to provide them with the ability to apply the most successful stock market prediction techniques developed at the world's top research centers in their investment decisions.

Free Enrollment in Online Business Courses Taught by Faculty at the World's Top Universities
The world's only massively open online course (MOOC) platform dedicated to business education AND decision making

Personalized Education Tailored to Your Schedule
  • Video lectures and quizzes to assess your understanding
  • Receive certification from your professors

Free Access to Transparent Stock Market Prediction Techniques That Often Outperform the Largest Mutual Funds
Even during the recent financial crisis
Step-by-Step Guidelines For Implementing Quantitative Trading Strategies On Any Major Online Brokerage
Backtest Trading Strategies on Decades of Historical Stock Market Data
  • The Internet's only free quant finance backtesting platform
  • Obtain insights on the strengths and weaknesses of each strategy, tailored to your preferences
No Management Fees or Minimum Investment Requirements
Unlike asset management platforms that use third-party managers with $10,000-$30,000 minimum investment requirements.
Personalized Investment Advice
  • Tailored to your risk appetite
  • Applicable to diverse financial asset classes
  • Over desired investment horizons
  • Across different countries
Q&A with the World's Leading Finance Authorities
Discuss with professors at top universities as well as leading industry experts, for free

Productive and Profitable Financial Social Networking
Identify classmates worth networking with based on their real-time performance and investment objectives; invite friends to join your financial social network and mirror their trading strategies
Hack the Markets based on AFTP Models and Your Personal Insights
  • Take a course from an AFTP Engineering faculty member on how to build your own trading strategies based on forecasts from the latest stock market prediction techniques
  • Use the AFTP Application Programming Interface (API), with the help of our teaching staff, to develop your own application code that is custom-tailored to your personal investment objectives