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Alpha Development is excited to announce that we have signed a definitive agreement with CAIA Association entrusting us with the future growth and strategic development of the FDP Charter program. We bring over 20 years of expertise in global financial services training and look forward to offering this unique and differentiated program. Read all about it here.




THE GLOBAL DESIGNATION FOR FINANCE PROFESSIONALS IN A DATA-DRIVEN INDUSTRY

Important Program Update: As the revolution in AI and machine learning deepens its implications for the financial industry, the CAIA Association has partnered with Alpha Development to ensure that the FDP Institute & its Charter Program remain at the forefront of the needs of investment professionals.

Alpha Development has committed to the ongoing delivery of the Charter Program, with the next cohort launching in June 2024 in preparation for a November 2024 examination.





Successful completion of the FDP exam and the online class requirements puts you in an influential group of Financial Data Professional Charterholders worldwide. Your education does not end once you have passed and become an FDP Charterholder. The FDP Institute strives to continually offer learning opportunities to the FDP community.

Applicable: Learn and apply strategies to be a well-rounded Financial Data Professional.

Relevant & Current: Program materials are reviewed and updated regularly.

Comprehensive: Our all-encompassing exam covers everything from the characteristics of data analysis to the targeted applications in finance. 


CURRENT FDP CHARTER CURRICULUM

Topics 

Approximate 
Weight % 

       1. Introduction to Data Science5-10
       2. Linear and Logistic Regression, Support Vector Machines, Regularization and Time Series10-15
       3. Decision Trees, Supervised Segmentation and Ensemble Methods8-12
       4. Classification, Clustering and Naive Bayes8-12
       5. Neural Networks and Reinforcement Learning 8-12
       6. Performance Evaluation, Back-Testing and False Discoveries5-10
       7. Textual Analysis and Large Language Models10-15
       8. Ethics, Privacy and Regulation8-12
       9. Fintech Applications15-25



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