Ch 64: CEOE Business Education: Securities Markets and Business

About This Chapter

Get a refresher on securities markets with these short and entertaining videos. You'll quickly get up to speed on stocks, funds and bonds so you'll be ready for related questions on the CEOE Business Education exam.

CEOE Business Education: Securities Markets and Business - Chapter Summary

The brief videos in this chapter offer a simple and fun approach to reviewing the securities markets concepts you'll need to know about for the CEOE Business Education exam. After watching these lessons, you'll be familiar with:

  • Investment bankers and securities markets
  • Securities trades on the stock exchange
  • The sale of stock to raise funds
  • Indicators that influence market conditions
  • Mutual funds, stocks and exchange-traded funds
  • Types and characteristics of bonds
  • Advantages of bond financing

Simplify your preparations for the CEOE Business Education exam by utilizing the tools we offer along with these lessons. You can use the video tags to refer to main points in each video or scan the lesson transcripts to pick out key vocabulary words and definitions. Close out your study of each topic with a self-assessment quiz before advancing to the next lesson.

Objectives of the CEOE Business Education: Securities Markets and Business Chapter

Aspiring business teachers in Oklahoma are required to pass the CEOE Business Education exam before they can earn teacher certification. The exam is designed to assess your comprehension of all the critical business concepts you'll need to know to teach this subject to students. You'll need to be familiar with concepts in business management, finance, marketing, economics, business technology and accounting. Securities markets are included in the economics and finance subarea, which makes up about 17% of the exam. The exam has primarily selected-response questions along with one constructed-response task.

8 Lessons in Chapter 64: CEOE Business Education: Securities Markets and Business
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Securities Markets and Investment Bankers

1. Securities Markets and Investment Bankers

Securities markets and investment banks provide opportunities for companies to obtain capital and people to make investments to increase their wealth. In this lesson, you'll learn about securities markets and the players involved.

Trading Securities on the Stock Exchange

2. Trading Securities on the Stock Exchange

Stocks are traded all over the world seven days a week, 24 hours a day on stock exchanges located in the world's financial capitals, such as New York, London, Tokyo and Hong Kong. In this lesson, you'll learn how stocks are traded.

Selling Stock to Raise Capital

3. Selling Stock to Raise Capital

One method a business can use to raise funds is selling stock to potential investors. In this lesson, you'll learn about raising capital through the sale of stock, including its advantages and disadvantages.

How Indicators Influence Market Conditions

4. How Indicators Influence Market Conditions

The stock market offers an opportunity for investors to accumulate a significant degree of wealth. Investors often use tools called indicators to help them make investment decisions. In this lesson, you'll learn about these tools.

Investment Opportunities in Stocks and Bonds

5. Investment Opportunities in Stocks and Bonds

Investors often turn to the stock and bond markets when investing their money. Each market offers opportunities and risks for the individual investor. In this lesson, we'll explore the nature of these investments.

Investment Opportunities in Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds

6. Investment Opportunities in Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds

Investing in the stock market is not limited to individual stocks. Investors can also invest in mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. In this lesson, you'll learn about these opportunities, as well as their advantages and disadvantages.

Bonds: Types, Characteristics and Issuing Procedures

7. Bonds: Types, Characteristics and Issuing Procedures

In this lesson, you will learn about some of the more common types of bonds and their characteristics. Bonds include: secured and unsecured bonds, term and serial bonds, registered and bearer bonds, and convertible and callable bonds.

The Advantages of Bond Financing

8. The Advantages of Bond Financing

This lesson introduces you to the basics of bond financing, important vocabulary related to bond financing, and the financial advantages to the bond issuer. You will learn why bond issuances are a great way for companies to fund large projects.

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