In this INFINITECH How-To video, the use of Python for calculating Value at Risk is presented. Value at Risk (VAR) is a simple yet valuable risk estimation measure, which helps traders and investors understand the risk of loss for their investments. Using VaR financial professionals can estimate how much their investments could lose in a specified time window (e.g., during a day or month) under normal market conditions.

The code presented in the video is available in the INFINITECH marketplace: