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This Trading Basics Course is a part of the Trading Strategies in Emerging Markets Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with Indian School of Business . The first part of the course provides a brief introduction to financial statements and various common filings of firms. 

About

The purpose of this course is to equip you with the knowledge required to comprehend the financial statements of a company and understand the various transactions that take place in the stock market so that you can replicate the strategies discovered by the extant academic literature. 

This Trading Basics Course Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with Indian School of Business .

You will learn how to obtain information regarding a company's performance from them and use the information to build trading strategies.

Next, you are taught basic asset pricing theories so that you will be able to calculate the expected returns of a stock or a portfolio. 

Finally, you will be introduced to the actual functioning of asset markets, type of players in the market, different types of orders and the efficient ways and opportune time to execute them, trading costs and ways of minimizing them, the concept of liquidity .etc. This knowledge is required to develop efficient algorithm to execute various trading strategies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 months
    • Intensity 4 hrs/week
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      Approx. 13 hours to complete Suggested: The estimated workload for this course is 3 to 4 hours per week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Basics of Financial Statements
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Basics of Market Microstructure

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
  • National Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
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The programme is self-paced and the cost per month is 49$

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