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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

NS

Jan 08, 2017

Good insights and must for a person who is seriously interested in trading ,\n\nAny one with a zero knowledge of finance can also take this course.

DB

Aug 17, 2017

It is perfect for even beginners to learn basics of trading fundamentals and apply it for advanced studies. Recommend this to everyone.

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By Ashish A

Jun 25, 2017

I dont understand the need to cover basics of financial statement and valuation analysis for this course.

By Immadi N V S S

Mar 09, 2018

Not an enjoyable course. It is too much of just reading what is on slide and no explaining whatsoever.

By Haoran W

Oct 12, 2017

The instructor is essentially reading slides, without any interpretation from his perspective.

By helliot j l v

Mar 03, 2019

examples must be share in excel and solver

quizes resolution must be share too

By Siarhei D

Feb 10, 2018

There are many mistakes or typo in the course.

By Vinamra A

Nov 24, 2017

needs serious improvements

By Sai P G

May 30, 2019

Worst payment technique

By Vladimír V

Jun 11, 2019

Horrible sound