Investment Navigation Through a Crisis

It’s hard to know what to do when investing during a financial crisis and it’s easy to make mistakes that end up costing you a fortune. So in this course, we give you the knowledge that will support you to avoid making costly mistakes and help you to understand how best to invest during this stressful time.

including tax

What you'll Learn

This course will give you a fact-based understanding of what to expect during a financial crisis, so you can ensure your portfolio is crash ready and avoid investing mistakes going in, during and coming out of a crisis.

Key Focus Areas

These will include:
  • How assets respond during a crisis
  • How long do drawdown periods last?
  • How low can it go?
  • What signals a turnaround in the market?
  • Avoiding behavioural pitfalls
How different assets types respond to a crisis and the economy may respond, how long it can take to recover and how to avoid investing behavioural pitfalls both going in and coming out of a crisis.

Course Breakdown

The course will take you through the following:
Which Investments Are Safest?
  • Glossary of Assets
  • Cash
  • Developed Market Government Bonds
  • Gold
  • Commodities
  • Investment Grade Corporate Bonds
  • High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • Developed Market Equity
  • Emerging Market Equity
  • Risky and Safe Haven Assets
  • Volatility
  • Crash Protection
How Long Will This Last?
  • Vaccine Development
  • How Long Did Previous Pandemics Last?
  • Equity Bear Market Duration
  • Will A Credit Crisis Prolong The Recession?
What Will Signal A Turnaround?
  • US Employment
  • Purchasing Manager Indices
How Much Will Equity Prices Fall?
  • Price To Earnings Ratio
  • Forward Earnings
  • Trailing Earnings
  • Cyclically Adjusted Price To Earnings
  • Market Capitalisation To GDP
Don’t Sell Equity! Behavioural Pitfalls To Avoid
  • Don’t Sell After a Crash
  • Markets Always Recover
Will This Affect House Prices? Will We Get Inflation or Deflation & What Does That Mean? What Can We Learn From The Crisis?
  • Tempted To Sell?
  • Higher Return Means Higher Risk of Loss
  • Diversification Matters
  • Liquidity Matters
  • Leverage Amplifies Losses As Well As Gains
Frequently Asked Questions