The Complete Finance and Economics Bundle

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What's Included

From 0 to 1: Investments and Portfolio Theory
  • Certification included
  • Experience level required: All levels
  • Access 21 lectures & 4.5 hours of content 24/7
  • Length of time users can access this course: Lifetime

Course Curriculum

21 Lessons (4.5h)

  • You, This Course and Us
    You, This Course and Us1:52
  • Why to Invest? Where to Invest?
    Investment and factors deciding return on investments12:21
    Investment assets: Term Deposits12:38
    Investment assets: Bonds10:31
    Investment assets: Stocks13:34
  • The Markowitz Modern Portfolio Theory
    The Markowitz Modern Portfolio Theory9:47
    Measuring historical return of individual assets17:27
    Measuring historical and expected return of portfolios19:22
    Measuring risk using standard variance17:41
  • Efficient Portfolio and Risk
    Standard deviation of portfolios and covariance between individual assets18:00
    Correlation and portfolio risk17:09
    Efficient Frontier, Investor Utility, Types of Risk15:16
    Systematic risk, diversification of investment, market portfolio18:06
  • Section 5
    Risk Free Assets and the CAPM19:49
    Calculating CAPM Return and Investment Decision19:42
  • Sneak Peak into Equity Valuation using CAPM and Betas
    Discounting Risky Cash Flows11:06
    Risk Return Models11:17
    Equity Valuation with CAPM16:53
    Weighted Average Cost of Capital6:49
    Beta - Top-Down or Bottoms-Up?5:57
    Market Beta or Total Beta?3:34
    Levering and Unlevering Betas2:55

From 0 to 1: Investments and Portfolio Theory


Loonycorn is comprised of two individuals—Janani Ravi and Vitthal Srinivasan—who have honed their respective tech expertise at Google and Flipkart. The duo graduated from Stanford University and believes it has distilled the instruction of complicated tech concepts into funny, practical, engaging courses, and is excited to be sharing its content with eager students.


Investments and Portfolio Theory are a function of the risk, return, and tradeoffs associated between them. In this course, you'll explore how these factors are interconnected, and how to analyze the risk-return tradeoff to make safe and smart investments. By course's end, you'll be ready to construct a diverse, powerful investment portfolio.

  • Access 21 lectures & 4.5 hours of content 24/7
  • Understand investment, risk, return, tradeoffs, & portfolio theories
  • Calculate return & risk of assets & portfolios using the Markowitz Modern Portfolio Theory
  • Assess the CAPM Required rate of return & make investment decisions
  • Learn how to measure risk & return, & diversify your investment


Details & Requirements

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels


  • Internet required


  • Unredeemed licenses can be returned for store credit within 30 days of purchase. Once your license is redeemed, all sales are final.
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