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Towards a Discipline of Financial Informatics

7 Pages Posted: 2 Aug 2012 Last revised: 25 Aug 2014

Jay Walters, CFA

Boston University - Metropolitan College - Department of Computer Science

Date Written: August 25, 2014

Abstract

This paper provides a description of the proposed discipline of Financial Informatics. Financial Informatics is the application of Computer and Information Science to the storage, retrieval and processing of financial data. Given the ever increasing complexity of the financial marketplace, providing more targeted training in Financial Technology will create a pool of skilled financial information systems professionals who will enable continued growth in the financial services industry.

Keywords: Financial Informatics, Computer Science

JEL Classification: G10, C63, C88

Suggested Citation

Walters, CFA, Jay, Towards a Discipline of Financial Informatics (August 25, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2122059 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2122059

Jay Walters (Contact Author)

Boston University - Metropolitan College - Department of Computer Science ( email )

United States

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