Introduction to Equity Markets Course Overview
This course provides an in-depth overview of the equity markets. A variety of topics will be learned which will help you become familiar with equity securities, stock exchanges, funds, valuation, and trade-offs of different investment strategies. In addition, Excel and Bloomberg Terminal will be used to provide greater insights into the topics covered.
Introduction to Equity Markets Learning Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Understand the relationship between risk and return
- Differentiate between the various types of equities, and funds
- Recognize how stock exchanges work and the results of pursuing certain order types
- Compare valuation and trading techniques along with different investment styles and strategies
Introduction to Equity Markets Is a Required Course of CFI’s CMSA® Program
CFI’s Capital Markets & Securities Analyst (CMSA)® program covers all the basic, intermediate, and advanced topics about sales and trading, investment banking, and asset management. This program teaches you trading strategies used in the finance and capital markets industry. It is ideal for students who want to learn how to trade different asset classes. The program is completely online so you can take it at your own pace, from anywhere in the world.
Common career paths for students who take the CMSA® are Sales & Trading, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Treasury, Risk Management, and other capital markets careers.
Who Should Take This CMSA® Course?
This Introduction to Equity Markets course is perfect for students who are less experienced with equities, or anyone looking for a comprehensive overview of equity markets. This course is designed to equip anyone who desires to begin a career in investment banking, sales and trading, treasury, or other areas of finance which require an understanding of equities.
- All 25 CMSA® courses
- Skills Learned Trading strategies used in the finance and capital markets
- Career Prep Work in capital markets, whether on the buy-side or the sell-side
5 courses from beginner to intermediate level.01Optional
6 courses from beginner to intermediate level.02Required
13 courses in advanced and intermediate levels.03Required
Submit your CMSA® checklist and order your certificate.04Required
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Get access to the Global Corporate Finance Society.05Optional
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I found very complex this subject but I believe they way it is explained is actually fantastic
Alejandro Canca Mancera
I am loving this course. It gives amazing details into the career I expect to have as an Analyst.
Jonee de Leon
I really enjoyed this topic but you must have a lot of mathematics background, and a strong finance knowledge.