Economics and Markets
Economics & Markets
SELF-PACED ONLINE COURSE: ABA ELEARNING
Price: $175 members; $225 non-members
Member Online Enrollment | Non-Member Online Enrollment
This course is also available at discounted prices under an annual license. Call or email for details.
Created: July 2014
Economics and Markets explains the macro-economic forces that affect financial markets and investment portfolios enabling advisors to have a deeper conversation about these topics with clients. . It takes a close look at interest rates and the effect on the bond market. . This course introduces the important relationship between interest rates and inflation. This course explores the causes and effects of inflation and how inflation is measured. It studies the goals of fiscal and monetary policies and how they can influence the economy.
Describe the relationships between macro-economic forces and financial markets
Explain how the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) affects the business cycle Describe how changes in interest rates affect financial markets and investors
Describe how inflation affects GDP and investor buying decisions
Distinguish between the government’s fiscal policy and the Federal Reserve’s
Audience: Trust officers with at least three years of personal trust experience who need a deeper understanding of technical trust concepts and how solutions work when applied to client needs.
Credit: AIB: 0; ICB: 1 CRSP, CSOP, CTFA(INV)
The Nebraska Bankers Association is a Local ABA Training Provider.
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