Introduction to Capital Markets
The objective of this two day course is to provide an overview of the major capital markets and their investment roles. The overview will include key financial principles, players, and risk/reward considerations. Deeper analysis on asset valuation approaches will be discussed. Specific calculations and case examples will be done in the asset classes of equities, fixed income, derivatives, FX, and Alternative Investments. Investments and their roles in client portfolios will be discussed. This should enrich the learning experience and provide knowledge to be applied to the current investment environment.