Classification and data analysis in finance

  • Krzysztof Jajuga
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization book series (STUDIES CLASS)


The paper gives a brief review of the main areas of financial applications where classification and data analysis methods can be used. First of all, historical context is given. It is shown that the emerging of modern finance was made possible due to use of quantitative methods. The presented applications are divided into two main groups: 1) analysis of financial investments and markets, 2) corporate finance. The review is put in the framework where the relationship between dependent variable and explanatory variables is determined.


Stock Prex Financial Application Default Risk Data Analysis Method Bond Rating 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Krzysztof Jajuga
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  1. 1.Wroclaw University of EconomicsWroclawPoland

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