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Foundations of Modern Finance I

Massachusetts Institute of Technology via edX


This is a two-part course, and part of the MicroMasters® Program in Finance. It provides a rigorous and comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of modern finance and their applications to business challenges in valuation, investments, and corporate financial decisions under a unified framework.

Completing this first course and program will help you prepare for a career as a financial analyst, financial advisor, vice president for finance, chief financial officer, and more.

Finance provides a core function in any productive economy by providing a mechanism for savings, investment, and liquidity. Whether the learner is in a industrialized country or a developing country, financial services are essential for smooth functioning of the economy.

The course is excellent preparation for anyone planning to take the CFA exams.

Taught by

Leonid Kogan and Jiang Wang

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  • Anonymous
    It was so integrated and equpped with modern tools which can be apply in Industry and academia. Instructor delivery approach was modern and chalked out with modern techniqes.specially i liked most weekly assignment which were great prectice for learner.

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