Data Science

The Leeds Data Science Society is for anyone at the University of Leeds interested in the field of “big data” and analytics. We welcome anyone from developers, to data scientists, to those who are simply curious about data science but don’t know where to start. We also welcome those at fellow universities or industries who want to work with us.

Leeds Data Science Society
are the 2016/2017
Hiscox University Data
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Hiscox Data Science Winner 2016-2017
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Hiscox Data Science Winner 2016-2017

BlackRock combines the best of being a technology pioneer and financial leader. Since our inception in 1988, we’ve grown from an entrepreneurial start-up into the world’s largest investment manager by putting technology - and continuous innovation - at the heart of our business.

We’ve invented our own global enterprise investment system, ‘Aladdin’: a technology ecosystem that empowers our colleagues to do better business every day. It is an unmatched operating platform - and central nervous system - that unites all the information, people and technology needed to manage money in real time and at every step in the investment process.

Today, as the world’s largest asset manager, with more than $5.7 trillion under management, BlackRock brings together financial leadership and state-of-the-art technology to provide answers to millions of investors who entrust their financial futures to us