Course in Investment in United Kingdom

Compare Courses in Investment in United Kingdom 2018

Investment

A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.

An education in investment aims to teach students the skills that may be required to perform successfully in a number of related careers. Some of these occupations include wealth management consultant, financial planner and investment performance analyst.

Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.

Top Courses in Investment in United Kingdom 2018

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Trading Bootcamp

London Academy of Trading
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 - 2 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is excited to offer school leavers, undergraduates, postgraduate candidates and all interested individuals, the chance to exercise their minds at the Financial Trading Boot Camp. [+]

The London Academy of Trading (LAT) is excited to offer school leavers, undergraduates, postgraduate candidates and all interested individuals, the chance to exercise their minds at the Financial Trading Boot Camp.

The programme requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets since we start with a beginners guide to financial markets and work from the bottom up. The programme then moves on to look at a day in the life of a trader, before digging deeper into the specifics of fundamental and technical analysis and evaluation of macroeconomic data releases. We also cover the topic of trading psychology and examine the effects this can have on trading performance.

I thoroughly enjoyed my time at LAT and the whole LAT team has been amazingly helpful.... [-]


Evening Trade Course

London Academy of Trading
Online & Campus Combined Part time 4 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

This four-week programme is based around trading sessions under the watchful eyes of our professional mentors, with online and face-to-face academic sessions to introduce techniques for trading real-time financial markets. [+]

This four-week programme is based on trading sessions under the watchful eyes of our professional mentors, with online and face-to-face academic sessions to introduce techniques for trading real-time financial markets.

We aim to give you a hands-on introduction to financial markets, who is involved, what they do and what causes financial markets to move. All of our speakers are experienced traders and their knowledge will be vital in helping you to develop and enhance your understanding of the banking industry.

During the evening sessions, you will be based on the trading floor of the London Academy of Trading in the City of London with dedicated access to your own dual-screen trading desk.... [-]


Course in Private Equity

London Business School
Campus Part time 3 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

This programme aims to provide a primer on the structure and practice of institutional private equity investment. [+]

Programme overview

Understanding the private equity financing processThe Private Equity Programme at London Business School aims to provide a primer on the structure and practice of institutional private equity investment.

The objective is to provide an understanding of the private equity financing process, building familiarity with the structure and key institutional features of the global private equity industry.

Private Equity Institute, London Business School – the first of its kind in EuropeThe Institute's vision is to advance the understanding of private equity and venture capital by conducting objective, reliable research and providing a forum for exchanging accurate, meaningful information on current trends and challenges. The advantage of being within a cab's ride of the headquarters of some of the world's leading private equity practitioners has enabled it to engage and foster relationships with key stakeholders on all levels.... [-]


Portfolio Management

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 5 days September 2018 United Kingdom London

Although the program primarily focuses on quantitative strategies in U.S. equities, the basic principles can be applied to other assets and to the international arena. [+]

This program examines the latest research on investment strategies. Although the program primarily focuses on quantitative strategies in U.S. equities, the basic principles can be applied to other assets and to the international arena.

The program will expose investment professionals both to fundamental concepts in portfolio management and to cutting-edge research – including new research in behavioral finance. Starting with the building blocks of risk and return, the seminar discusses building quantitative strategies, assessing and controlling investment risk, implementing strategies, and minimizing trading costs. Participants will also tackle a case study designed around the use of portfolio software for asset management. The case study will illustrate the various methodologies presented during the program, including the use of factor models for asset management. The last day of the program is devoted to the increasingly important hedge fund industry.... [-]


Course: Investment Management Evening Programme

London Business School
Campus 30 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom London

Focus on financial instruments and portfolio management topics and provide important insights to investment professionals. [+]

Programme overview

Understand the theory and practical implications of investment management

Our Investment Management Programme focuses on topics where research on financial instruments and portfolio management provides important insights to investment professionals. The programme is structured over three terms with ten evenings per term (Tuesdays).

On completion, you will have a toolkit enabling you to select individual instruments, to evaluate investment strategies and to measure performance effectively.

Equity portfolio Management (term 1), introduces key investment management concepts in the context of equity portfolio management

Fixed Income Markets and Bond Portfolio Management (term 2), explores fixed income instruments, their derivatives and the associated portfolio management challenges... [-]