The Fundamentals and Concepts of Finance and Investment to help you manage your Personal Finances in a better way.
The aspects like Inflation, Savings, Investment, Liquidity, Risk and Time Value of Money to help you take informed and balanced investment decisions.
The concepts of business like Capital, Sources and Cost of Capital, Debt-Equity, Leverage, Earnings, EBITDA and ROI to help you manage your business and personal investments.
The concept and types of Risk and how to analyse risk
The concept of Liquidity. Liquidity of personal assets and market liquidity and its implications
A conceptual understanding of the Time Value of Money
The pitfalls of Debt and how to prevent falling in a Debt Trap
The financial concepts for entrepreneurs
Understand what is Capital and the source of capital
The significance of Debt and Equity
The concept of Cost of Capital in a business
The significance of Debt Equity Ratio or Leverage
The significance of turnover in any business
The concept of Profit, Earnings, EBIT and EBITDA and ROI
There are no prerequisites or minimum required qualification, except a desire to learn. This course talks of Fundamentals and Concepts and can be comprehended by everyone.
In this course hosted by PRUDENCE Engineering and Financial Consultants, Col (Dr) Shabbar Shahid, an Army Veteran and a post graduate in Engineering and Finance with a Doctorate in management explains the fundamentals and concepts of Finance and Investment in a very simple manner with apt examples. The speaker believes that a clear understanding of the basics is the key to advanced learning and professional success.
Concepts like Inflation, Savings, Investment, Risk, Liquidity, Time Value of Money, Debt and Equity, Sources of Capital, Cost of Capital, Significance of Turnover, Profit, Earnings,Return on Investment etc have been explained in a simple manner. This course will be of immense benefit to high school students and undergraduates who will find themselves equipped with the fundamentals before they step into their professional careers or pursue higher education. It will also be of immense use to young entrepreneurs who intend venturing into business as also to anyone who desires to understand the concepts of finance and investment in order to manage their personal finances in a better way or provide services as an advisor to family and friends.
The speaker knows the subject well and speaks to the point without any glamour, frills or divergence thus, respecting the value of time.
Who this course is for:
This course is for every common person who would like to get acquainted with the Fundamentals and Concepts of Finance and Investment with a view to manage their finances in a better way.
This course is of immense value for the students of High School and undergraduates who would find themselves equipped with the fundamentals and concepts of finance and investment before they step into their professional career or pursue higher education.
Young entrepreneurs who have launched or are planning to launch their business ventures
People who indulge in savings and investments and intend to manage own finances in a better way.
This course would serve as a foundation course for students who aspire to pursue management courses.
People who want to be financial and investment advisors to their family and friends.
Those who are interested in knowing the basic concepts before investing in stock market and mutual funds.
Those who have interest in the subject of finance and investment but are not familiar with the financial vocabulary.
It is a conceptual course and explains the fundamentals which every earning individual must know.
2 sections • 22 lectures • 2h 29m total length
The Concept of Beating Inflation (Precursor to savings v/s investment)
Understanding Savings v/s Investment
Risk and Risk Analysis II
Liquidity Part 2 (Economy)
The concept of Time Value of Money
The Debt Trap and EMI
Concepts to understand before launching a business
Col (Dr) Shabbar Shahid is an Army veteran and a mechanical engineer with over 38 years of experience. Qualified as a post graduate engineer coupled with a masters degree in financial management, a PhD and a passion for teaching he continues to be a learner. He is also a fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India) and a Chartered Engineer. Apart from academic qualifications and several specialized Army courses, his versatile experience in various parts of the country will add to the value of his lectures. Retired from the Army, he now pursues his passion for teaching and manages a small consultancy firm called PRUDENCE Engineering and Financial Consultants of which he is the founder.