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In this four-course Specialization, you’ll learn the essential skills of portfolio management and personal investing.

All investors – from the largest wealth funds to the smallest individual investors – share common issues in investing: how to meet their liabilities, how to decide where to invest, and how much risk to take on. In this Specialization, you will learn how to think about, discuss, and formulate solutions to these investment questions. You will learn the theory and the real-world skills necessary to design, execute, and evaluate investment proposals that meet financial objectives. You will begin with an overview of global financial markets and instruments that characterize the investment opportunities available to today’s investor. You will then learn how to construct optimal portfolios that manage risk effectively, and how to capitalize on understanding behavioral biases and irrational behavior in financial markets. You will learn the best practices in portfolio management and performance evaluation as well as current investment strategies. By the end of your Capstone Project, you will have mastered the analytical tools, quantitative skills, and practical knowledge necessary for long-term investment management success.

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Résultats de carrière des étudiants
50 %
ont commencé une nouvelle carrière après avoir terminé ce spécialisation.
50 %
ont obtenu une augmentation de salaire ou une promotion.
Certificat partageable
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Cours en ligne à 100 %
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Planning flexible
Définissez et respectez des dates limites flexibles.
Niveau débutant
Approx. 6 mois pour terminer
3 heures/semaine recommandées
Anglais
Sous-titres : Anglais, Espagnol
Résultats de carrière des étudiants
50 %
ont commencé une nouvelle carrière après avoir terminé ce spécialisation.
50 %
ont obtenu une augmentation de salaire ou une promotion.
Certificat partageable
Obtenez un Certificat lorsque vous terminez
Cours en ligne à 100 %
Commencez dès maintenant et apprenez aux horaires qui vous conviennent.
Planning flexible
Définissez et respectez des dates limites flexibles.
Niveau débutant
Approx. 6 mois pour terminer
3 heures/semaine recommandées
Anglais
Sous-titres : Anglais, Espagnol

Cette Spécialisation compte 5 cours

Cours1

Cours 1

Global Financial Markets and Instruments

4.6
étoiles
1,138 évaluations
231 avis
Cours2

Cours 2

Portfolio Selection and Risk Management

4.7
étoiles
376 évaluations
65 avis
Cours3

Cours 3

Biases and Portfolio Selection

4.5
étoiles
198 évaluations
24 avis
Cours4

Cours 4

Investment Strategies and Portfolio Analysis

4.1
étoiles
192 évaluations
45 avis

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free. If you cannot afford the fee, you can apply for financial aid.

  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • This Specialization doesn't carry university credit, but some universities may choose to accept Specialization Certificates for credit. Check with your institution to learn more.

  • The Specialization is 15 weeks long, plus the additional Capstone Project time.

  • The specialization will be at an introductory level. While each course in this Specialization can be viewed as self-contained, starting with fundamentals, some background in business and finance and familiarity with basic statistical concepts is recommended.

  • It is recommended that the courses are taken in the order Course 1 "Global Financial Markets and Instruments", Course 2 "Asset Allocation and Risk Management", Course 3 "Giving Markets a Human Dimension: Behavioral Finance", and then Course 4 "Money Management Industry: Investment Strategies and Performance Evaluation".

  • Each course in the Specialization has learning objectives that together make up the overarching goal for this Specialization. After successful completion of all four specialization courses and the capstone project, learners will be able to demonstrate the quantitative skills and the practical knowledge to apply the analytical tools required in pursuing ‘state-of-the-art’ investment management practices.

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