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À propos du cours

In this course, you will learn what the main financial markets and their characteristics are as well as how they are linked to the economy. Our very diversified team of experts will start by teaching you how the price of stocks and bonds are computed and why they move while you will become increasingly aware of the notion of risk and why it matters when measuring an investment's performance. The focus will then move to less popular markets such as gold, emerging markets, real estate, hedge funds and private markets. These will be analyzed with an emphasis on their particular risks and return opportunities as well as how they can help in building efficient portfolios. Finally, the policies of central banks and their impact on financial markets will be presented to you along with the link between the economy and the price of financial assets. All along these different steps, experts from UBS, our corporate partner, will show you how the concepts you just acquired are effectively applied in a leading global bank. This focus on practicality means you will not only understand what is going on in global financial markets but also start to figure out how you can use them to achieve financial goals, be it a client's or your own. Course Director and main teaching contributor: Dr. Michel Girardin, Lecturer in Macro-Finance, University of Geneva...

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MC
16 juil. 2017

Mr. Michel is really an amazing teacher! His lectures are vivic and greatly attracts my attention. I hope to take more of his classes because I've Learned more than I nomally can do in a short class

RC
5 oct. 2020

Thank you! Coursera for providing me the platform for boosting my knowledge in Financial Markets, as i have learned various financial parts in this subject and this will help me in my carrier too.

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par Minas-Marios V

7 août 2016

Excellent course for beginners with small or zero background on Finance. Really passionate teachers and solid course material.

par Apoorv K

14 juin 2020

Absolutely fantastic job done by professors and guest lecturers. Great style of explaining the difficult bits of the content!

par Koruprolu S

17 sept. 2020

This course is great, indeed the best. I believe a student must have basic knowledge of finance before starting this course.

par Viraat S

11 juil. 2020

Amazing course. Demonstrations, historical data and analogies used make this financial markets course easy and fun to learn.

par Alvaro G

10 avr. 2020

Really well-paced course with clear and fun examples. I loved the lectures with Michel, you can see that he enjoys teaching!

par Nkemjika U

17 juin 2017

The lecturers did a fine job breaking down the course and making it really easy to understand. I totally enjoyed the course.

par Praneeth K

17 mai 2017

Thanks very much for the course. Would've been more challenging if there were new questions in the graded quiz during retake

par Elton F K W

14 mars 2016

Lively demonstration of concepts and excellent, knowledgeable professors. Would strongly recommend to my friends and family!

par VISHAL P M

15 juil. 2018

I followed this course in order to developed my professional skills.And It was great experience learning with these course.

par IOANNIS A

1 janv. 2021

The Course was very very interesting and useful. Thanks a lot for giving us the opportunity to get this kind of knowledge.

par JARUBOOT A

23 janv. 2017

Good course. However, the language used in this course was a bit tough for a foreigner (non-english speaking participant).

par Andrew G

26 juin 2016

Very well delivered, clearly a lot of effort went into it on behalf of the excellent lecturers and the quality production

par Alberto G L

26 juil. 2020

A very interesting course that has helped mi a lot to understand the financial english and markets that englobe finance.

par Ekaterina C

15 janv. 2019

Simple, direct, and geared at beginners. I understood more taking this course than I did after a semester in university.

par Ashlin G

15 sept. 2016

Great course with amazing lecturers and insightful content. The lecture style was fun interactive and really engaged me.

par Priya A M

31 mars 2019

This was a well-planned well-delivered course. I really enjoyed all the lectures, especially Prof. Girardin's lectures.

par Messias U

26 déc. 2016

It was my first glimpse inside the strange world of making money by being patient. Rushing takes us nowhere. Thank you.

par Dan M

20 sept. 2020

Very interesting course so far, explains some relationships in financial markets that I previously did not understand.

par Emilio S G

19 juil. 2020

Summarized and to the point. Excellent introductory course. Includes the basics of everything you need as an investor.

par Valentina L d C

16 mai 2020

Connects the theory with practical examples that help illustrate what is happening in the world today! Amazing course!

par lax N

29 juil. 2019

Great overview of key economic concepts. Lot of real world examples and repetition to solidify the knowledge provided.

par QUOC T P

17 déc. 2016

The course is excellent

However, I wish that the course is longer; since many things that lecturer teach is so valuable

par Egor G

25 juil. 2020

I really enjoyed the way Michel Girardin teaches the course. His approach is creative and entertaining, yet focused.

par James C

6 mars 2020

It's a very helpful course, the professors in this video are very nice, the reading material is very beneficial too.

par tanish k s

28 avr. 2020

very nice introduction to financial markets.

very interactive and easy to understand.

week 4 topics are pure beauty.