The ‘Financial Markets and Investment Strategy Specialization’ teaches professional asset management of securities using portfolio management and behavioral aspects of finance. Specific topics include: an introduction to the basics of finance, how to evaluate risk and expected return, the behavioral aspect of investment strategy, and current trends. The capstone project will solve an investment project by designing an investment plan for an individual at three different stages of his life.
You should take the course if you are:
an aspiring finance professional who wants to learn about investing
an employee desirous of investing your savings safely and securely
a business owner or a professional who is seeking to obtain a working knowledge of financial markets
a student interested in learning the concepts of financial markets and portfolio management