Investment risk

Investment risk

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 6 hours study time

  • Accountancy, banking and finance

  • Free

  • Level 3

About this course

This free course will allow those with some background knowledge of the area to explore investment risk. You will examine how and why investors are risk-averse and look at the risk factors involved in deciding to invest.

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 6 hours study time

  • Accountancy, banking and finance

  • Free

  • Level 3

Learning outcomes

  1. Explain the concept of risk in an investment context.
  2. Comment critically on the impact of the principal risk factors in a given investment context.