Research group

Applied mathematics
Accountancy and Finance


  • The development and application of machine learning techniques for (mainly) financial, actuarial and economic data sets. The development and application of robust statistics for anomaly detection. Tim Verdonck is chairholder of the BNP Paribas Fortis Chair on Fraud Analytics, the Allianz Chair on Prescriptive Business Analytics in Insurance and the BASF Chair on Robust Predictive Analytics.


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