• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 14 days
    Duration

About

This Capital Markets and Key Participants Certificate, which is part of Introduction to Capital Markets Professional Certificate and offered by Edx in partnership with New York Institute of Finance - NYIFx, explores the economic interplay between financial intermediaries (indirect finance) and markets (direct finance) in allocating capital and creating investment opportunities.

You will learn about global financial markets including how banking and financial markets work together. You will learn about the types of of financial intermediaries and how to identify the drivers behind the global distribution of investment-grade bonds by currency and of equity market capitalization by country.

What you'll learn

  • Introduction to Global Financial Markets
  • Identify the key participants and their impact on the market
  • Understand the drivers behind the global distribution of investment-grade bonds by currency and of equity market capitalization by country.
  • Distinguish between direct and indirect finance in global capital markets.
  • Identify the main types of financial intermediaries.
  • Distinguish between primary and secondary financial markets.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 14 days
    • Intensity 2 hrs/week
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      2 weeks, 1 to 2 hours per week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Global Financial Markets 
  • Major Capital Markets 
  • Global Equity Market Capitalization 
  • Structure and Types of the Capital Market 
  • Who Issues and Invests in Securities and Why? 
  • Buy Side vs Sell side 
  • Other Investment Banking Businesses 
  • Equity Underwriting

Lecturers

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Basic MS Excel Skills

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    59 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59 USD for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
  • National Applies to you

    59 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59 USD for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
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