Equity Markets

During this module, you will learn about the key equity market players and products, the IPO and rights issues processes, how the market values equities, how the market evaluates equity returns, key equity indices and the calculations for price-weighted and market-weighted indices, and the main order types in the equity markets.

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What do you get on this course?


  • Identify the key players and products in the equity markets
  • Explain the key steps in an IPO process for various types of IPO
  • Carry out rights issue calculations
  • Evaluate key equity valuation methods and interpret their output
  • Explain how equity returns are calculated 
  • Calculate price-weighted and market-weighted equity indices 
  • Explain key market order types and the workings of central limit order books 

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4.5 hours of video content.

Estimated 9.5 hours to complete.

How to access your course

  • Checkout and pay for the course(s).
  • Your course(s) will be added to your DELTA account.
  • You will then receive an email with joining instructions.
  • You will have 12 months access from date of purchase.


This course is open to all. To maximize the benefit of this course we recommend an understanding of financial statements and Microsoft Excel.

Technical Requirements

You will need an Internet connected device to access the videos and download supporting resources. Supporting resources can be used offline, which require Microsoft Excel 2003 or later and a PDF reader.

Comprehensive Resources

You’ll be able to easily access all of the materials you need through our learning management system DELTA

  • Bite-size trainer led HD videos detailing step by step techniques and best practices.
  • Download the slides and files as used in the videos, which can be completed while watching or saved for later.
  • Open forum for quick problem solving.

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