Learning to invest strategically is a valuable skill no matter where you are on your career trajectory. With the online courses in this curated collection, you can learn the fundamentals of investing and finance, so that you can be more confident when it comes to investing your own money. You’ll learn about topics such as the stock market, portfolio construction, risk management, bond valuation, real estate, and investment strategies.

Learning to invest strategically is a valuable skill no matter where you are on your career trajectory. With the online courses in this curated collection, you can learn the fundamentals of investing and finance, so that you can be more confident when it comes to investing your own money. You’ll learn about topics such as the stock market, portfolio construction, risk management, bond valuation, real estate, and investment strategies.

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Financial Markets

Financial Markets

Yale University

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Investment Management

Investment Management

University of Geneva

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评分为 4.7(满分 5 星)。7520 条评论
Investment and Portfolio Management

Investment and Portfolio Management

Rice University

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评分为 4.5(满分 5 星)。1931 条评论
Financial Planning for Young Adults

Financial Planning for Young Adults

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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评分为 4.6(满分 5 星)。230 条评论
Financial Markets and Investment Strategy

Financial Markets and Investment Strategy

Indian School of Business

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评分为 4.5(满分 5 星)。2750 条评论
Finance For Everyone: Value

Finance For Everyone: Value

McMaster University

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评分为 4.8(满分 5 星)。105 条评论
Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

Rice University

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评分为 4.8(满分 5 星)。1506 条评论
Bonds & Stocks

Bonds & Stocks

University of Michigan

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评分为 4.6(满分 5 星)。173 条评论
个人金融

个人金融

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

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评分为 4.8(满分 5 星)。5424 条评论

What is Investing?

From a financial standpoint, to invest means to spend money on something with the expectation that it will increase in value over time. Investments are commonly made in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and physical assets such as real estate. Investing is a crucial element of personal finance—equipped with the right knowledge, you can grow your money at a higher rate than if it were in an ordinary savings account. Investing your money does not guarantee profitable returns, however, which is why it is important to understand the fundamentals of investing, so that you can maximize your profits while minimizing risk.

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