In the unforgiving world of investing, knowledge is rewarded. When starting out as an investor, the depth and breath of topics can be overwhelming. Our solution is to handpick a series of articles to create free investing courses for beginners.
Whether you want to simply understand investing jargon, get a grounding in the theory of the markets, or learn advanced techniques to boost returns, we have developed packages for you. We have created three learning routes which are tailored to your knowledge level.
Choose your free investing course to get started today.
A broad introduction to saving and investing
Understanding your risk tolerance and time horizon
Building a portfolio from scratch
Understanding why investors choose to invest in the stockmarket
Avoid investment scams
How to choose a stockbroker account
Targeting returns of 8% per year
How to crunch fees to squeeze the most value from your assets.
Boost your returns through tax efficiency
Participate in Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)
Peer to Peer lending - what are the risks?
Exploring emerging markets
Targeting returns of 10% per year
Latest academic research in the field of portfolio theory
Using financial gearing to accelerate returns
Including commodities within your portfolio
The complex world of derivatives
If in doubt, we recommend you begin on the Foundation investing course. It's advisable to check that you fully understand all the concepts covered in the Foundation and Intermediate free investing courses before moving onto the advanced content.
Answers to some frequently asked questions.