Yifan Shen: Quant analyst Aberdeen Standard

    Updated: Feb 20, 2019

    Yifan Shen

    What course did you do with Amplify?

    I did the 2-month summer internship programme in 2016.

    Why did you choose Amplify?

    Amplify provides high quality training and direct supervision from experienced senior traders.

    What part of the course did you find most interesting?

    Psychology of trading, how to overcome pitfalls in trading.Senior trader’s reviews of daily/monthly trading performance.Impact of news on the market (discrepancy between people’s expectation).

    What are you doing now?

    I am working as a graduate analyst at Aberdeen Standard Investment’s quant equity department.

    How has Amplify helped with you career development and applications?

    Amplify is my first formal finance related internship experience, it helped me to get much more summer internship interviews in 2016, and finally lead to my internship at Aberdeen Standard Investment.
    Amplify is definitely a great choice to get a first experience in the finance industry.

    You can view Yifan’s LinkedIn profile HERE.