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Introduction to Hedge and Fund Careers Video Course

Introduction to Hedge and Fund Careers Video Course is developed by Finance Courses Professionals to help you pass the Introduction to Hedge and Fund Careers exam.

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This course will improve your knowledge and skills required to pass Introduction to Hedge and Fund Careers exam.

Curriculum For This Course

  • 1. Introduction and What is the Buy Side (Meaning Hedge Funds or Mutual Funds)? 4 Videos 00:14:47
    • Course Introduction & Who is this Course For? 05:02
    • What is the Relationship Between the Buy Side and the Sell Side? 05:40
    • Practice Activity: Decide What Buy Side Role You Are Most Passionate About 00:19
    • Practice Activity Results Analysis: Congratulations! 03:47
  • 2. Hedge Funds Overview 4 Videos 00:20:56
    • Hedge Funds Introduction 09:20
    • A Day in the Life of a Hedge Fund Analyst 04:39
    • Pros and Cons of Working at a Hedge Fund 02:08
    • Other Hedge Fund Strategies (Event Driven, Computer Trading etc.) 04:49
  • 3. Mutual Funds Overview 3 Videos 00:10:05
    • Mutual Funds Introduction 06:03
    • A Day in the Life of a Mutual Fund Analyst 01:07
    • Pros and Cons of Working at a Mutual Fund 02:57
  • 4. What is a Buy Side Research Process? 4 Videos 00:16:03
    • Research Process Introduction 01:37
    • 8 Step Research Process 07:52
    • Completing an Investment Idea Template 05:15
    • Differences Between the Research Process at a Hedge Fund and at a Mutual Fun 01:21
  • 5. Catalysts 3 Videos 00:10:49
    • What is an Investment Catalyst and Why is it Important? 01:11
    • Catalysts for Hedge Funds 05:15
    • Catalysts for Mutual Funds 04:24
  • 6. Coming Up with Hedge Fund Investment Ideas 5 Videos 00:29:55
    • Introduction to Coming Up with Hedge Fund Long (Buy) and Short Ideas. 01:13
    • Top Down Versus Bottoms Up Hedge Fund Investment Ideas & Themes 02:48
    • How to Create and Pitch Hedge Fund Long Ideas 04:58
    • How to Create and Pitch Hedge Fund Short Ideas + Exercise 06:38
    • Analyzing Technicals and Stop Losses 14:20
  • 7. Coming Up with Mutual Fund Investment Ideas 2 Videos 00:11:54
    • Introduction to Coming Up with Mutual Fund Long (Buy) Ideas. 01:24
    • How to Create and Pitch Mutual Fund Long (Buy) Ideas 10:30
  • 8. Accounting Part 1 of 3: Income Statement Analysis 5 Videos 00:18:37
    • Why is the Income Statement Important & How Can It Help You Achieve Your Goals 01:49
    • Income Statement Explanation 03:57
    • Income Statement Example and Analysis 08:48
    • Income Statement Analysis Exercise 01:07
    • Income Statement Analysis Exercise Answers Explanations 02:57
  • 9. Accounting Part 2 of 3: Balance Sheet Analysis 5 Videos 00:15:29
    • Why is the Balance Sheet Important & How Can It Help You Achieve Your Goals 01:08
    • Balance Sheet Explanation 02:04
    • Balance Sheet Example and Analysis 08:40
    • Balance Sheet Analysis Exercise 00:59
    • Balance Sheet Analysis Exercise Answer Explanations 02:39
  • 10. Accounting Part 3 of 3: Cash Flow Statement Analysis 6 Videos 00:15:03
    • Why is the Cash Flow Statement Important+How Can It Help You Achieve Your Goals 01:23
    • Cash Flow Statement Explanation 02:09
    • Cash Flow Statement Example and Analysis 06:34
    • Cash Flow Statement Analysis Exercise 00:35
    • Cash Flow Statement Analysis Exercise Answer Explanations 02:08
    • Financial Statement Analysis Conclusion (How All 3 Statements Are Related) 02:17
  • 11. Financial Modeling Part 1 of 4: Introduction and Best Practices 2 Videos 00:07:13
    • Why is Financial Modeling Important & How Can It Help You Achieve Your Goals 02:00
    • Financial Modeling Best Practices 05:13
  • 12. Financial Modeling Part 2 of 4: Where Do I Get Historical Data From? 5 Videos 00:30:07
    • Why is Investor Relations+SEC.Gov Important & How Can It Help Me Build Models? 01:41
    • Introduction to Investor Relations (A Great Model Data Source) 11:17
    • Introduction to SEC.gov (Another Great Model Data Source) 07:07
    • Yahoo Finance (Another Great Model Data Source) 05:28
    • What is the Quarterly Earnings Call & Why Is It Important for Modeling Purposes? 04:36
  • 13. Financial Modeling Part 3 of 4: Case Study: Building a Model for LinkedIn 6 Videos 00:52:57
    • Case Study Introduction and What You Will Learn in this Section 01:53
    • Qualitative Analysis on LinkedIn (Also..Please Be Mindful of Compliance Rules) 05:18
    • What is the Total Addressable Market for LinkedIn and Why is this Important? 06:10
    • LinkedIn Model Introduction 05:15
    • LinkedIn Model Discussion in More Detail (Historical Data Only) 17:47
    • Forecasting the LinkedIn Model 16:35
  • 14. Financial Modeling Part 4 of 4: Financial Model Exercise 3 Videos 00:14:30
    • Financial Modeling Exercises Introduction 00:49
    • Financial Modeling Exercise 03:33
    • Modeling Exercise Answer Explanations 10:09
  • 15. Valuation Part 1 of 6: Introduction and Best Practices 2 Videos 00:05:34
    • Introduction to Valuation 01:13
    • More Detail on Growth Versus Value and P/E + P/R + DCF Overview 04:21
  • 16. Valuation Part 2 of 6: Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) 7 Videos 00:55:00
    • What is DCF, Why is it Important and How Does it Work? 06:16
    • Calculating the Terminal Value 02:43
    • Calculating the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) 06:23
    • DCF Example 07:45
    • DCF Exercise 01:57
    • DCF Exercise Answer Explanations Part 1 of 2 19:28
    • DCF Exercise Answer Explanations Part 2 of 2 10:31
  • 17. Valuation Part 3 of 6: Price to Revenue 3 Videos 00:09:07
    • What is Price / Revenue and Why Do We Need to Base a Target Price on this Ratio? 02:10
    • Price to Revenue Example 01:44
    • Price to Revenue Exercise Answer Explanations 05:14
  • 18. Valuation Part 4 of 6: Price to Earnings & Additional Valuation Methodologies 4 Videos 00:12:38
    • Introduction to P/E and Why it Matters 02:47
    • Price to Earnings Example 02:29
    • Price to Earnings Exercise Answer Explanations 05:44
    • Additional Valuation Methodologies 01:39
  • 19. Valuation Part 5 of 6: Final Target Price Calculation & "TAM Sanity Check" 2 Videos 00:01:37
    • Our Final Price Target Calculation 00:31
    • Using the TAM to Verify How Realistic Our Target Price Is 01:07
  • 20. Valuation Part 6 of 6: Differences in How Hedge & Mutual Funds Model & Value 2 Videos 00:14:60
    • How Hedge Funds Create Financial Models and Target Prices 06:38
    • How Mutual Funds Create Financial Models and Target Prices 08:22
  • 21. Assessing Financials with Formulas 3 Videos 00:18:30
    • Introduction to Formulas 00:36
    • Amazing Formulas to Assess Financials 07:30
    • Discussion of the Answers to the Formulas Exercise 10:24
  • 22. Interviewing Management & Additional Compliance Topics 2 Videos 00:11:47
    • Interviewing Management as Part of the Investment Research Process 08:28
    • Important Compliance Topics 03:20
  • 23. Buy Side Interview 3 Videos 00:33:40
    • Getting Hired as a Mutual Fund Analyst 05:49
    • Getting Hired as a Hedge Fund Analyst 09:48
    • Interview Tips: Especially if You Have No Idea How to Answer a Question 18:04
  • 24. Keeping Your Boss (the Portfolio Manager) Happy at a Hedge Fund 2 Videos 00:07:08
    • How to Manage Up (Yep - Your Boss Who is the Portfolio Manager) 03:35
    • Politics in Hedge Funds to Be Aware of 03:34
  • 25. Keeping Your Boss (the Portfolio Manager) Happy at a Mutual Fund 2 Videos 00:05:20
    • How to Manage Up (Yep - Your Boss Who is the Portfolio Manager) 03:28
    • Politics in Mutual Funds to Be Aware of 01:54
  • 26. Getting Promoted from Analyst to Portfolio Manager at a Hedge fund 3 Videos 00:48:05
    • What is the Role of a Hedge Fund Portfolio Manager? 14:40
    • How to Get Promoted from Analyst to Portfolio Manager Part 1 of 2 19:09
    • How to Get Promoted from Analyst to Portfolio Manager Part 2 of 2 14:17
  • 27. Getting Promoted from Analyst to Portfolio Manager at a Mutual Fund 2 Videos 00:10:47
    • What is the Role of a Mutual Fund Portfolio Manager? 04:52
    • How to Get Promoted from Analyst to Portfolio Manager at a Mutual Fund 05:56