Investment Club Training Program Fall 2014: Introduc<on
September 7, 2013
Investment Club Training Program
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ITP Fall 2014: Economics, Markets, and the Industry
February 14, 2014
Rise in prices over time
2% / year $1.00 = $0.98
How does inflation relate to investing?
ITP Fall 2014: Discounted Cash Flow
October 5, 2014
Why Own a Business?
Why own a business?
What it means to be a business owner
Expected lifetime of your business
Growing vs. taking profits
Structuring your business
ITP Fall 2014: Financial Statements
September 28, 2014
What are financial statements?
A formal record of the financial activities of a business
Remember the SEC?
Primary agency for regulating the securities industry and enforcing
ITP Fall 2014: Introduction to Portfolio Theory
September 21, 2014
Part 1: The Technical Background
Financial Theory pioneered by Harry Markowitz
Maximize portfolio return for a given amount of portfolio risk
through the careful selection and w
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