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Introduction to Actuarial Science (edX)

This course readies you for a career as an actuary in finance, investments, banking or insurance. You may have heard of actuarial science, or you might even know an actuary, but do you know what an actuary does? During the course you’ll hear from a wide variety of actuaries about their careers.

Understanding Money: the History of Finance, Speculation and the Stock Market (FutureLearn)

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Understanding Money: the History of Finance, Speculation and the Stock Market (FutureLearn)
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Explore how money, investment and finance have been represented in arts, literature and popular culture over the last 300 years. Understand the key concepts of money, credit and debt, and the stock market. What is money? What does money do? How has the understanding of economics changed over the [...]
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Course Auditing
49.00 EUR

Finance Fundamentals: Managing the Household Balance Sheet (FutureLearn)

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Finance Fundamentals: Managing the Household Balance Sheet (FutureLearn)
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This course explores household assets (investments and property) and liabilities (debts) and examines how these should be managed. Finance Fundamentals: Managing the Household Balance Sheet starts by looking at borrowing and debts. We get to grips with the factors that drive interest levels.We look at the differences between ‘good’ [...]

Introduction to Investments (edX)

Learn about equity markets and security valuation. When you complete this course, you will become familiar with the general structure of primary and secondary equity markets from a domestic and international perspective. Beginning with introductory finance notions of risk and return, we examine qualitative concepts such as market efficiency [...]

Managing My Investments (FutureLearn)

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 Managing My Investments (FutureLearn)
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Gain the skills to manage your investments: analyse portfolio risk and plan your pension, with this free online course.

Personal Finance (edX)

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Personal Finance (edX)
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Manage your money more effectively by learning practical solutions to key investment, credit, insurance and retirement questions. Have you ever watched the evening news and wondered what the anchor meant when she said: “…and the Dow closed 50 points in choppy trading today.”

Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics (MRUniversity)

In this course, following MRU's Principles of Microeconomics course, you’ll continue to explore the economic way of thinking and the role of incentives in all of our lives. We’ll cover fundamental questions such as: Why do some countries grow rich while others remain poor? How important is a country’s [...]