1. Coursera

    Coursera Principles of Valuation: Risk and Return

    Overview This second course in the specialization will last six weeks and will focus on the second main building block of financial analysis and valuation: risk. The notion of risk and statistics are intimately related and we will spend a fair amount of time on the development of some...
  2. Coursera

    Coursera Investments I: Fundamentals of Performance Evaluation

    Overview In this course, we will discuss fundamental principles of trading off risk and return, portfolio optimization, and security pricing. We will study and use risk-return models such as the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) and multi-factor models to evaluate the performance of various...
  3. Coursera

    Coursera Investments II: Lessons and Applications for Investors

    Overview In this course, you will start by reviewing the fundamentals of investments, including the trading off of return and risk when forming a portfolio, asset pricing models such as the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) and the 3-Factor Model, and the efficient market hypothesis. You will...
  4. edX

    edX Introduction to Brokerage Operations

    Overview This course begins with an overview of brokerage operations where we’ll identify the key roles of brokerage operations and review the different types of accounts. We’ll look at the salient features of the Customer Identification Program and review the differences between the main...
  5. edX

    edX The Marketplace, Trade Process, Clearing Corporations and Settlement

    Overview This course begins with an introduction to the marketplace. We'll learn about the characteristics of the marketplace and how it interacts with the operation process. We’ll look at the evolution of the U.S. equity market and learn how to identify the reasons why some trades take place in...