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Equity Markets

  • Description
  • Learning objectives
  • Key topics
  • Description
  • During this module, you will learn about the key equity market players and products, the IPO and rights issues processes, how the market values equities, how the market evaluates equity returns, key equity indices and the calculations for price-weighted and market-weighted indices, and the main order types in the equity markets.

    4.5 hours of video content.

    Estimated 9.5 hours to complete.

  • Learning objectives
    • Identify the key players and products in the equity markets
    • Explain the key steps in an IPO process for various types of IPO
    • Carry out rights issue calculations
    • Evaluate key equity valuation methods and interpret their output
    • Explain how equity returns are calculated 
    • Calculate price-weighted and market-weighted equity indices 
    • Explain key market order types and the workings of central limit order books 
  • Key topics
    • Introduction to equity markets
    • Equity types
    • IPO and other forms of capital raise 
    • Rights issues
    • Equity valuation
    • Equity research
    • Dividends and capital appreciation
    • Equity returns
    • Beta
    • Short-selling
    • Hedge funds strategies
    • Indices
    • CLOB
    • Equity trading conventions

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    • Pre-requisites

      This course is open to all. To maximize the benefit of this course we recommend an understanding of Microsoft Excel.

    • Technical Requirements

      You will need an Internet connected device to access the videos and download supporting resources. Supporting resources can be used offline, which require Microsoft Excel 2003 or later and a PDF reader.

    • Comprehensive Resources

      Bite-size trainer led HD videos detailing step by step techniques and best practices. Download the slides and files as used in the videos, which can be completed while watching or saved for later. Open forum for quick problem solving.

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    You will need a spreadsheet application to complete the practical exercises.

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    You will have access for 12 months from date of purchase

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