Financial markets and Instruments course is focused on the features and the use of various types of financial instruments including stocks, bonds and derivatives. It covers financial intermediation, market infrastructure and regulation. The emphasis is made on general economic intuition rather than on quantitative models. The course syllabus corresponds to the majority of learning outcome statements of CFA levels 2 and 3 and can be used a preparation resource for CFA certification. In comparison to other courses of this topic, this course covers such financial institutions as rating agencies, pension funds, hedge funds, venture capital and private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds).
About this Course
HSE University is one of the top research universities in Russia. Established in 1992 to promote new research and teaching in economics and related disciplines, it now offers programs at all levels of university education across an extraordinary range of fields of study including business, sociology, cultural studies, philosophy, political science, international relations, law, Asian studies, media and communicamathematics, engineering, and more.
About the Introduction to value based business analytics Specialization
This Specialization is part of HSE University Master of Business Analytics degree program. Learn more about the admission into the program here and how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into the program.
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