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- The Investment Environment
- Asset Classes and Financial Instruments
- How Securities Are Traded
- Mutual Funds and Other Investment Companies
- Macroeconomic and Industry Analysis
- Equity Valuation Models
- Risk, Return, and the Historical Record
- Capital Allocation to Risk Assets
- Optimal Risky Portfolios
- The Efficient Market Hypothesis
- Behavioral Finance and Technical Analysis
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Online assignment submission
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
No special requirements
This subject explores core aspects of investment theory and management in a rapidly changing financial environment. It provides you with analytical techniques and the theoretical and practical skills of investment analysis, stock markets and securities. You will evaluate and analyse issues related to investment management, assess, manage and create portfolios, examine and appraise securities and explore institutions and financial instruments.
In this subject you will be encouraged to be an active learner. Your learning will be supported through various online discussions and activities comprising of individual and group work. These may include quizzes; assignments; prescribed readings; sourcing, researching and analysing specific information; solving problems; producing written work and collaborating with peers on set tasks or projects.
- Assessment - Linked CLOs: 1, 3 (50%)
- Final Invigilated Exam - Linked CLOs: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 (50%)
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