What can I invest in? This course introduces you to a range of asset classes: stocks, bonds, REITs, mutual funds, commodities etc. Understand what they are, how they work, their subtypes (eg. growth vs value stocks; corporate vs government bonds) and how to fit them into your investment portfolio. Whether you are a beginner investor or someone interested in learning about asset classes you are unfamiliar with, this course equips you with the fundamentals to answer the opening question “What can I invest in?”

  1. Stocks & Shares
  2. Fixed Income (Bonds)
  3. Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
  4. Mutual Funds
  5. Commodities
  6. Derivatives
  7. Cryptocurrencies & Tokens


Curriculum

Introduction
Introduction
Common Asset Classes: Shares & Bonds
Stocks & Shares (Introduction)
Stocks & Shares (Types)
Fixed Income (Bonds)
Other Asset Classes
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
Mutual Funds
Commodities
Derivatives
Cryptocurrencies & Tokens
Conclusion
Recap & Conclusion

Skills Covered

PORTFOLIO WEALTH MONEY ECONOMICS BUSINESS FINANCE CRYPTOCURRENCY DERIVATIVES COMMODITIES MUTUAL FUND REIT BONDS FIXED INCOME SHARES STOCKS ASSET CLASS INVESTING

Requirements

No prerequisites. This is an introductory course. Just bring a desire and openness to learn.

About The Instructor

Hi, I am Gideon and I come from an economics/ business/ finance education background. I am an active retail trader and have experience running multiple online businesses. I teach mainly introductory courses in the business and finance fields, aiming to help learners in their path to financial...