Investing in the Stock Market (offered on-campus)

Date:
Oct 17, 2022 - Nov 24, 2022
Application Deadline:
Sep 07, 2022
Duration:
6 Weeks
Schedule:
Monday - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Teaching Mode:
On-campus

Please note: It is mandatory to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to attend on-campus classes. Participants will be required to upload their vaccination certificate at the time of registration.

Course Overview:

It is a myth that stock market in Pakistan is a gambling den that is not based on fundamentals. However, just like the stock markets of the developed world, it is one of the best asset class available for long term investment. The objective of the course is to enable participants in becoming self-directed investors. This course will provide a practical framework of tools, techniques and strategies to analyze different investment products while providing an understanding regarding the risks and rewards of each asset class.

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Differentiate between different investment products and develop understanding regarding financial markets
  • Develop understanding of financial statements and how the economy works
  • Understand the factors that affect securities prices
  • Develop understanding regarding portfolio management
  • Decide upon the best asset allocation mix suited to their situation

Note: It is recommended that participants bring their laptops/tablets for the classes.

Click here to view the complete course outline.
Dr. Yasir Mahmood
Dr. Yasir Mahmood graduated from LUMS with a degree in MBA (1989). Besides serving as a Director on the Boards of CDC, NCCPL, PACRA, Dr. Yasir has served as the
Chairman of Lahore Stock Exchange and Chairman of Lahore Electric Supply Company ( LESCO) . He is running a brokerage firm under his own name since 1992. He is currently the Senior Vice Chairman of Pakistan Stock Broker Association (PSBA)

Course Fee: PKR 25,000/-

Note: CES may cancel or postpone a course due to insufficient enrolment or unforeseen circumstances. In this case, the university will refund registration/processing fee (if any) but will not be responsible for any other related charges/expenses including cancellation/change charges by airline and travel agencies.

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Participants must register online through CES website by clicking on their desired course and filling out a one-page form. Before starting the registration process, please ensure that you have a formal scanned picture (for CES smart card) and CNIC details. Incorrect information provided during the registration process will lead towards cancellation of your enrolment at any stage and participants will not be entitled to claim a refund.

Once you have completed your online registration for your desired course, you may proceed to payment section. You have the option to pay online using your bank debit/credit cards through LUMS online payment system??https://pay.lums.edu.pk??OR by downloading the fee vouchers and depositing cash in any branch of designated banks specified on the fee voucher. Once you make your payment, you will receive a confirmation email within 24 to 48 working hours and your payment status will be updated to "PAID" in the online application portal.

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