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WALL STREET MOOC: Understanding Financial Markets

First Finance Institute via First Business MOOC

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This course aims to help learners understand financial markets by covering topics such as market structure, trading mechanisms, and investment strategies. Students will learn about key financial instruments, market participants, and the impact of economic indicators on markets. The course teaches skills such as analyzing market trends, evaluating investment opportunities, and making informed financial decisions. The teaching method includes video lectures, readings, quizzes, and real-world case studies. This course is designed for individuals interested in gaining a comprehensive understanding of financial markets, including students, professionals, and investors.

Taught by

Stephen L. Weiss and Shelly Lombard


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  • This course has been interesting. You can gain some knowledge about financial instruments. it has very good synthesized reading and it gives mozilla badges.

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