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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Trading Basics by Indian School of Business

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About the Course

The purpose of this course is to equip you with the knowledge required to comprehend the financial statements of a company and understand the various transactions that take place in the stock market so that you can replicate the strategies discovered by the extant academic literature. The first part of the course provides a brief introduction to financial statements and various common filings of firms. You will learn how to obtain information regarding a company's performance from them and use the information to build trading strategies. Next, you are taught basic asset pricing theories so that you will be able to calculate the expected returns of a stock or a portfolio. Finally, you will be introduced to the actual functioning of asset markets, type of players in the market, different types of orders and the efficient ways and opportune time to execute them, trading costs and ways of minimizing them, the concept of liquidity .etc. This knowledge is required to develop efficient algorithm to execute various trading strategies....

Top reviews

Jun 19, 2020

The tutor has clearly explained various concept of trading, investment and risk with examples. I have learned about finance ratio, cost, financial statement and trading.

May 16, 2020

The course was taught in a really nice way with all the math presented clearly. The professor made sure that the topics were easy and at the same time relevant.

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By Abhishek P

Aug 25, 2017

Highly mathematical, concepts and numericals were thoroughly tested in quizzes

By Paul j

Jun 4, 2020

I got further insights to stock trading thanks to this course.Really helpful.

By Shivang G

Jun 10, 2018

Very nicely structured .Helps you quite a lot especially to start in finance.

By Phu M

Apr 12, 2020

Solid course on trading basics! Financial overview of fundamentals was good.

By Maruthi P

Sep 13, 2020

Couse is designed very well for learners to get involved and learn basics

By Prakhar R

Apr 19, 2020





good course. there are some glitches that need to be fixed though.

By Chayan B

May 2, 2020

It is a nice course and almost all the concepts are well explained.

By Shreedhar T

Feb 19, 2020

The course was amazing and helped understand the basics of trading.

By Harsh B

Jul 7, 2020

Thanks for making such useful resources available for learning.

By Vineeth

May 31, 2017

The course gives a very good overview on the basics of Trading.

By Sanchit K

Jul 1, 2020

A course with in-depth clarity on all the relevant points

By Jose L D J

Jul 15, 2018

Understandable, on-point and good examples to understand.

By Hiba M

Mar 29, 2020

Really intresting course, a good explaning method

By Vaibhav S

May 31, 2017

Basic course with good insights in the last week.

By Dhrupad T

Jun 18, 2020

Well designed, thanks for this course material.

By Shridul S

Mar 26, 2020

Good course , everything is taught from scratch

By Prerit A

May 14, 2020

There some corrections to be made in slides!

By yogesh b

Jan 13, 2019

effectively covers the basic part of trading

By Kiranmai J

May 10, 2020

Thanks so much. The quiz is very helpful.

By khalil m

Apr 10, 2020

Awesome course

I loved everything about it

By Hitesh P

May 25, 2020

Its a very good course to learn basics

By Julio C F H

Jul 8, 2020

Muy completo y muy fácil de entender.

By Vedanth M

May 3, 2020

Exceptional and a very useful course

By Bon

Dec 27, 2017

Good Course to learn trading basics.

By Pramesh P

Dec 27, 2017

Great course for a beginner trader!!