Welcome to Wall street 101- Understanding Financial Services

Beginner crash course for anyone seeking opportunities in the Financial services industry or Wall Street.

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Created by Madhavan Gopalakrishnan Last updated Thu, 16-Jul-2020 English
What will i learn?
  • Develop a high level understanding of the financial services lanscape and get familiar with wall street jargon.
  • Students will learn about the fin-tech industry - p2p lending, crowdfunding and robo advisory
  • Students will be able to understand the role of various financial services institutions in the economy.

Curriculum for this course
9 Lessons 01:17:40 Hours
Role of the Financial services industry and its classification
9 Lessons 01:17:40 Hours
  • Role of the Financial services industry and its classification 00:06:20
  • Talk the wall street talk! 00:11:51
  • Banks, IBs and BDs 00:11:30
  • All about funds 00:18:42
  • Non banking services - Money services business and insurance 00:08:41
  • Fin-tech institutions 00:10:17
  • Regulatory agencies 00:01:29
  • Summarize our learning so far and see how it all comes together 00:04:34
  • Careers 00:04:16
Requirements
  • Listening Skills
  • pATIENCE
  • Basic English Understanding
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Description

Are you entering or looking to enter the world of financial services? Do you feel there is so much to learn but don't know where to start? Are you a sales person, analyst or operations manager looking to get a get a big picture of the financial services landscape before your big presentation due tomorrow? Do you need to brush up the basics before a wall street interview?

Instead of boring you with endless theory, this course gives you a practical foundation for anyone looking to understand the role of financial institutions and products in our day to day lives and also enables you to identify areas of financial services to specialize in. 

This course talks about what is out there in the world of Banking, Financial services and Fin-Tech in a short and concise manner. It can also serve as a precursor in case you are talking up specialized courses like Series 7, CFA, CFP or other professional licenses.

What you’ll learn

  • Develop a high level understanding of the financial services lanscape and get familiar with wall street jargon.
  • Students will learn about the fin-tech industry - p2p lending, crowdfunding and robo advisory
  • Students will be able to understand the role of various financial services institutions in the economy.

Are there any course requirements or prerequisites?

  • A computer or cell phone with internet connection
  • Eagerness to learn about the financial services industry and wall street

Who this course is for:

  • This course is for anyone interested in a beginner course in the financial services area and wants to the understand commonly used financial services & wall street terminology.
  • Must for all Business analysts, Project Manager, Senior executive, Consultants looking for working in the financial servies domain / wall street
  • Prep course for someone planning to get a financial certifications like series 7, CFA and CFP
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