Financial Markets

Emerging Markets (2020)

Overview

This eCourse consists of three modules. Module 1 provides a high-level overview of emerging markets and highlights key factors to consider when investing in emerging market assets. Investing in emerging markets can be risky and a good understanding of the potential advantages and disadvantages of emerging market assets is important.

Module 2 provides a high-level overview of advanced and secondary emerging markets and highlights key factors such as economic structure, fiscal and monetary health, and demographic trends, to consider when analyzing these markets from an investment perspective.

Module 3 provides a high-level overview of frontier markets and highlights key factors to consider when analyzing these markets from an investment perspective.

Objective

On completion of this tutorial, you will be able to:
- Define emerging markets and list their key characteristics
- Identify key sources of growth in emerging markets
- Name important emerging markets and frontier markets
- List the potential risks and benefits of investing in emerging markets
- Identify the key emerging market assets available to investors
- Define advanced emerging markets and secondary emerging markets
- List the key differences between advanced emerging markets and secondary emerging markets
- Name the countries categorized as advanced and secondary emerging markets and identify their key characteristics
- Define frontier markets
- List the key differences between frontier markets and emerging markets
- Name the countries categorized as frontier markets and identify their key characteristics

Content

Module 1: Emerging Markets - An Introduction
Topic 1: Emerging Markets Overview
Topic 2: Key Emerging Markets
Topic 3: Investing in Emerging Markets

Module 2: Emerging Markets - Advanced & Secondary Markets
Topic 1: Overview
Topic 2: Country Profiles

Module 3: Emerging Markets - Frontier Markets
Topic 1: Overview
Topic 2: Country Profiles

Details

Code
TEPFM20000401
Venue
ePlatform
Relevant Subject
Type 1 - Dealing in securities
Type 2 - Dealing in futures contracts
Type 3 - Leveraged foreign exchange trading
Type 4 - Advising on securities
Type 5 - Advising on futures contracts
Type 6 - Advising on corporate finance
Type 7 - Providing automated trading services
Type 8 - Securities margin financing
Type 9 - Asset management
Type 10 - Providing credit rating services
Type 11 - Dealing in OTC derivative products or advising on OTC derivative products
Type 12 - Providing client clearing services for OTC derivative transactions
Language
English
Level
Intermediate
Hours
SFC:3.00, PWMA:3.00
Fees
All Member: HK$915
Staff of Corporate Member: HK$915
Non-Member: HK$1335