Capital Market Road Map

A brief, but broad introduction of the Capital Markets.
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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2014 English

Course Description

This course will give you a brief, but broad introduction of the capital markets - who are the primary participants, issuers, investors, intermediaries, what they trade there, and both the applications to which market participants make use of the instruments, as well as give you a sense of the role that capital markets play in the operation of the economic system as well as the financial system.

This course contains 21 lectures within 4 sections, including:

  • Capital Markets Overview
  • Fixed Income Markets
  • Equity Markets
  • Currency and Derivatives Markets

What are the requirements?

  • Knowledge of the English language.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You'll learn the players and participants within the capital markets
  • You'll learn what the capital markets are and the role they play in the economic and financial system
  • You'll learn about the types of instruments used

Who is the target audience?

  • All levels of participants are encouraged to take this course.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Capital Markets Overview

Instructor Doug Carroll introduces the course and discusses major market segments and instrument types.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses the economic functions of capital markets.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses securities markets and important market participants.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses commercial banking and investment banking.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses the primary and secondary markets.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses primary market offerings.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses the roles of financial intermediaries.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses comparing securities to derivatives.

Section 2: Fixed Income Markets

Instructor Doug Carroll introduces fixed income securities.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses fixed income securities, covering sources of return and types of risk.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses governemt and government agency securities.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses corporate securities and structured securities.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses bond pricing and valuation.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses yield curves, credit markets and the business cycle.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses yield curves, monetary policy and the real economy.

Section 3: Equity Markets

Instructor Doug Carroll introduces equity securities.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses investment characteristics and the valuation of equity securities.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses the valuation of equities using earnings multiples (P/E ratios).

Section 4: Currency and Derivatives Markets

Instructor Doug Carroll discusses currency markets and factors affecting exchange rates.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses types of derivative contracts and their characteristics.


Instructor Doug Carroll discusses the real meaning of "Derivatives" and their use in managing risk, and concludes the course.

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Instructor Biography

Paul Siegel, Education you can bank on

We deliver superlative, hands-on and practical corporate and investment banking education that you can use immediately in your job, or that next great job you are looking to start. We focus on making complex subjects readily understandable and usable. If you want to take a great leap forward in your finance career, we are here to make that happen.

Our instructors are practitioners who have worked in the field of finance. They relate the subjects covered to real work situations you will encounter in your banking job. So, the concepts are real, the coverage is at the right level of depth, and the material is easy to absorb.

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