Introduction to Cryptocurrency

Introduction to Cryptocurrency
Corporate Finance Institute (CFI) on-demand courses are designed for finance professionals and industry practitioners who want to master the art of corporate finance. The courses move through three levels of mastery for anyone looking to be an expert in financial modeling, valuation, and financial analysis. Participants typically include professionals in entry to mid-level positions in financial planning and analysis (FP&A), corporate development, treasury, investor relations, and capital markets. All participants are automatically issued certificates of completion after successfully finishing each course.

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This Introduction to Cryptocurrency course delivers a comprehensive overview of cryptocurrency. You will establish a working knowledge of blockchain fundamentals, such as digital keys, hash functions, and probabilistic finality. You will also learn how these technologies are used in cryptocurrencies and walk through a real-world transaction on the Bitcoin blockchain. Lastly, this course will teach you the different types of wallets that are used to hold cryptocurrencies. After completing this course, you will have a solid grasp on what cryptocurrencies are, the technology that underpins them, and how they compare to fiat money.

Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Understanding the historical definition and characteristics of money
  • Examine the present landscape of how value is exchanged in the digital age
  • Comprehend what is blockchain technology, its limitations, and how it is used
  • Define what is cryptocurrency and how it is similar and differs from fiat money
  • Be able to explain how cryptocurrencies are held 
CPD- 2 Hours
4/1/2022 - 3/31/2023 11:59 PM