Introduction to Investments

Course Summary

Designed for relative newcomers to investments, this one day course assumes no prior knowledge and aims to provide delegates with a basic understanding of investments and their uses; it is ideal for those who are new to the role or those who require a refresher.

Delegates are requested to bring a calculator.


  • Introduction to the Stock market
  • Introduction to UK equities
  • Share price and yields
  • An introduction to UK gilts and Bonds
  • Overseas Investments
  • Offshore Funds
  • Fund dealing, valuation and price calculation
  • Accounting for Investments
  • Investments ratios
  • Taxation issues
  • The Regulatory Environment
  • The Economic Environment

Tutor Profile

Angus Kemp is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has been involved in tutoring students in the islands for over 15 years. In 1995 he established Offshore Training Consortium in Guernsey which was subsequently acquired by BPP plc, the UK’s largest provider of professional education training. Angus’s extensive academic credentials include MA in Economics and Politics, Postgraduate Certificate in Accountancy, and a Masters degree in Education.

Course at a Glance

  • Next Start Date: 17 November 2020
  • CPD Points: 5.5
  • Course Cost: £295.00
  • Course Length: Full day (09:30-16:00)
  • Location: GTA University Centre, Guernsey
  • Tutor: Angus Kemp

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