Headshot of Ziyu Yan
Headshot of Ziyu Yan

MS Class of 2020


Data analysis, investment, risk management

Most Recent Professional Experience

Huatai Securities, Financial Engineering Group Intern

  • Researched on and analyzed the fluctuation logic of Japanese Yen, wrote up a report on characteristics of Yen, and participated in building and improving the investment model
  • Was responsible for building a sector rotation strategy and analyzing returns with the team; the five-factor performance-attribution model was built through Python

China Galaxy Securities, Sales Department Intern

  • Was responsible for market research and development. Produced and filed the company’s financial products’ introductions using Excel. Raised client amount by 10%, generating a 100,000RMB increase in product sales revenue
  • Led a 3-person team in an AIP project, coordinated resources, researched, and programmed with MATLAB and SAS; Finalized the results into a 12–slide PPT

Industrial and Commercial Bank of ChinaPersonal Business Intern

  • Assisted with client managers to enter client information, file related documentation, examine on sale second-hand houses information, and conduct due diligence
  • Built a client database with Excel, successfully improving the efficiency of operation, and the average vetting amount increased 10million RMB, growth rate was 30%

Undergraduate Education

  • University of International Business and Economics, Bachelor of Economics, Beijing, China

Other Degrees & Certifications

  • Fund Qualification Certificate
  • Securities Qualification Certificate

Awards & Recognition

  • Integrated Second-class Scholarship, 2016.05
  • Integrated Third-class Scholarship, 2016.12
  • The sixth Colleges Outward Bound Game, Third place in Team Competition
  • Panda Husbandry Learner at China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda