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Finance Fundamentals: Investment Theory and Practice

The Open University via FutureLearn

  • Provider FutureLearn
  • Subject Finance
  • Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 3 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 4 weeks long
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Overview

Ensure your investments are effective and match your risk-return appetite

Research shows that UK households are poor at investment management, with a limited understanding of choices, risks and returns. This could mean that many people cannot afford to retire in future.

This online course will give you the tools to avoid this nightmare. You will study investment choices, and the risks and returns of each; investment strategies and your risk-return appetite; and behaviours that can impair effective investment decisions.

The Open University’s Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance created this course, with the generous support of True Potential LLP.

For further information about registration, the final assessment course, your eligibility and the BA in Business Management, visit the Open University website.

Taught by

Martin Upton

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Bayarmaa B
5.0 12 months ago
Bayarmaa is taking this course right now, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
im taking those lessons from Asia and its really helpful for improving both of my finance knowledge and English. Also all videos have its subtitle, just awesome
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