This is a fully online programme, consisting of four course and is designed to provide candidates with an opportunity to:
- Develop a wide range of theoretical and practical skills in order to recognise trading opportunities for hedging and speculation purposes.
- Learn how to utilise both fundamental and technical analysis in order to make better trading decisions in a variety of financial careers.
- Become better prepared for the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) and Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) exams
Employment of financial analysts is projected to grow 12% from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. Employment of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents is projected to grow 10% from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. Lastly, demand for investment banking advisory services and commodities trading are likely to create strong employment growth. *
The curriculum offers an opportunity for candidates to understand and utilise the theoretical concepts and practical methods required to trade and manage various financial instruments, including foreign exchange (forex), commodities and stocks. Candidates will learn to use fundamental analysis and technical indicators and will acquire an understanding of trading psychology and risk management to enhance their trade management skills.