Welcome to the Equity Instruments course. This is a self-paced course that provides you a brief understanding of what equity instruments are and how they function. This course is ideal for students, freshers and working professionals looking to enter the equity market field, or just to enhance their knowledge on the topic.
This course contains 4 easy-to-understand video lectures and one quiz that tests your understanding of the topic.
Since this is a self-paced course, there is no course expiry. You can take as long as you want, or complete it as quickly as you want. This course covers the following topics:
- Stock Prices & Corporate Actions
- Preference Shares
- Depository Receipts
- Rights Issues & Warrants
This is an introductory course and consequently, there are no pre-requisites needed. While there is no specific book that we recommend, we would urge you to read business newspapers to stay abreast with developments in the capital markets arena. This is the second of a series of 5 courses (i) Introduction to equity markets, (ii) Equity Instruments, (iii) Participants in the Equity Markets, (iv) Types of Equity Markets and (v) Trading of Equity Instruments. We encourage you to undertake all these courses to broaden your knowledge base in the equities space.
Language of instruction: English