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The Market information course deals with the raw material of financial markets: information. In particular, this course presents a key concept of financial markets: efficiency. Market efficiency is a subject that has already caused rivers of ink to flow and fueled eternal debates both among academics and practitioners. Everyone is free to think that markets are efficient or inefficient. After this course and the associated simulation you should have your own opinion. Why should we be interested in the efficiency of financial markets? Are markets efficient? What trading strategies to use to take advantage of market inefficiencies?
The Market information course will be the opportunity to present the key concept of market efficiency. Efficiency must be understood in a dynamic sense.
The Market information course will allow you to learn in practice the following points of finance:
After or during this course, you can practice what you learned by launching the simulations associated to this course.
Your grade for this course takes into account the following elements:
Professor François Longin
« Obtaining information, analyzing information, using information, these are the three stages of trading and more generally investment. »