Level 1 2014 CFA® Program – Equity Investments

Level 1 2014 CFA® Program [Jun and Dec 2014 Exams]. This program covers the topic of Equity Investments
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

This program is a Support Tool & Guide to prepare for the Level 1 Examination of CFA® Program to be held in June & December 2014. This program covers the topic - 'Equity Investments' carrying approximately 10% weightage in the 6-hour Exam covering a total of 240 questions [120 questions each in Morning session (9 am to 12 noon) and Afternoon session (2 to 5 pm)]. It is an important traditional asset class of investment. Some of the important concepts like Market Organization and Structure, Market Indices, Industry Analysis and Equity Securities Valuation, etc. get covered here. Keeping this in consideration, AFT has developed this module with about 4 hours of video lectures to enable the Candidates grasp the important concepts and develop a sound understanding for the purpose of knowledge and examination. We hope that you will find this program useful.

Required CFA Institute Disclaimer: "CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are trademarks owned by CFA institute. CFA Institute (formerly the Association for Investment Management And Research) does not endorse, promote, review, or warrant the accuracy of the products or services offer by Academy of Financial Training.”

What are the requirements?

  • No specific pre-requisite knowledge required as such, however a basic understanding of financial services (especially investment management industry) will be useful
  • Also an understanding on the basic equity concepts will help the participants gain a better understanding

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Enable the participants to apply this concepts in the Level 1 Examination of CFA® Program to be held in June & December 2014
  • Enable the participants to understand the key concepts in Equity Investments

Who is the target audience?

  • Level 1 2014 Exam Candidates for the CFA® Program [June or December 2014 Exam]

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Section 1: Market Organization & Structure
An Overview
Types of Assets & Financial Intermediaries
Trading Instructions
Types of Markets
Section 2: Market Indices
Index Weighting Methods - Part 1
Index Weighting Methods - Part 2
Section 3: Market Efficiency
Efficient Market Hypothesis
Behavioral Finance
Section 4: Equity Securities
Equity & Preference Shares
Private Equity
Investing in Foreign Equity
Return on Equity
Section 5: Industry Analysis
Elements of Industry Analysis
Industry Life Cycle
Elements of Company Analysis
Section 6: Equity Valuation
Overview & Types of Equity Valuation Methods
Multi-Year Holding Period Method
Present Value Based Methods
Multi-stage Dividend Discount Model
Multiplier Models

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Instructor Biography

Academy of Financial Training AFT -, Premium Institute focused on Advanced Finance Programs

Academy of Financial Training is engaged in providing niche financial trainings to companies, educational bodies and individuals. We have been in operation since ~4 years and have trained 5,000+ candidates and have a range of marquee MNC/corporate clients including companies like GE, Hewlett-Packard, Genpact, Canon, Deutsche Bank, IL&FS, Essar Steel, amongst others. Our strength has been the robust financial training content based on years of research backed by effective delivery provided by trainers with rich work experience in the domain.

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