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Professional Certificate in Finance - Overview

Designed for those students seeking an understanding of finance and who may want to progress into a Finance Masters program. This course provides students with a basic understanding of the principles of finance with an overview of the operations of the financial markets and the financial instruments that are traded within these markets. The certificate introduces students to the concepts of equity, corporate debt, foreign exchange markets, derivatives and interest rate determinants. The knowledge acquired will create an understanding of topical events, underlying economic trends and the interpretation of financial statements.