Investment Management Specialization

Course Prerequisites

  • Please note that this course has the following prerequisites which must be completed before it can be accessed

Learning Objectives

Earn the certificate of Financial specialization that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network
Gain the skills: Investment management, interest rate, stock, portfolio construction

In this Specialization, you will understand how investment strategies are designed to reach financial goals in a global context. You will learn the theory that underlies strong investment decisions, as well as practical, real-world skills that you can apply when discussing investment proposals with your advisor, managing your personal assets or your client’s investment portfolio.

You will start by developing a global understanding of financial markets and what impacts rational and irrational behaviors have in finance at the micro and macro levels. You will then learn how to adequately build and manage a portfolio with a long-term view while gaining an appreciation for novel research advances in finance and related areas as well as future trends that are shaping the investment management industry.