R 320


Economic and Investment Overview


Title:  Economic & Investment Overview

CPD Accreditation detail

CPD Accreditation Body/Professional Body: IOBSA
CPD Hours (online learning): 4 CPD hours    
CPD registration number: IOB163

The following aspects are covered in this course:

  • Introduction
  • Risk Profiles
  • Types of Risk
  • Ways to reduce risk
  • The economic and business environment and cycles
  • What is economics?
  • Main areas of economics
  • The economic cycle
  • Business cycle fluctuation
  • Government monetary and fiscal policies
  • Primary function of the Reserve Bank
  • Interest rates and exchange rates
  • Economic Indicators
  • Current stage of the economic cycle