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Approx. 10 hours to complete

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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Instructor

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Ramabhadran Thirumalai 

Assistant Professor
Indian School of Business
55,782 Learners
7 Courses

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Indian School of Business

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

12 minutes to complete

Capstone Project

12 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 2 min)
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Week 2

4 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 18 min)
3 videos
Benchmarks for portfolio performance evaluation6m
Alternate performance measures4m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Week 3

4 hours to complete
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

Week 4

5 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 21 min)
4 videos
Investment opportunity set with 2 risky assets and risk free asset6m
Investment opportunity set with 3 risky assets and risk free asset6m
The optimal allocation between risky and risk free asset3m

About the Financial Markets and Investment Strategy Specialization

The Investment Management 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....
Financial Markets and Investment Strategy

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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