Course outline

The following topics will be covered:

  • Origin of equities
  • Types of Equities
    - Ordinary Shares
    - Preference Shares
    - Convertible Shares
    - Warrants
    - ADRs
  • Role of Equity Markets
    - Price Setting
    - Asset Valuation
    - Raising Capital
    - Investing
  • Issuing of Shares
    - Primary Offering
    - Secondary Offering
  • OTC Market
  • Key Numbers
    - P/E
    - ROE
    - ROC
    - Beta
  • Trading on JSE
    - Main board/Alt X
    - Clearing and settlement
    - Institutional trading
  • Share Buybacks
  • Share Splits
  • Market performance and risk
    - Indices
    - Factors affecting share prices
  • Volatility

Who should attend?     

  • New investment analysts and fund managers
  • Financial Directors
  • Financial Managers
  • Treasurers and anyone wishing to gain an understanding of equity markets


  • 19 July 2024
  • 6 September 2024
  • 6 December 2024

Time: 09:00 - 16:00
Cost: R6, 760.00 per delegate excl VAT. (discounted rate)

We are also able to offer one-on-one or group training, depending on your requirements. Please contact us to discuss our various offerings. If you would prefer a tailored training session to take place at your company premises, please let us know and we can tailor a training package to suit your requirements.             

The course delivery is subject to a minimum attendance. All attendees will receive a course certificate on completion and CPD points.

To register or for more information: Please contact [email protected].


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