Stock markets, trading, and investments – Simplified

Varsity is an easy to grasp collection of stock market lessons with in-depth coverage and illustrations. Brought to you by scheiss-leben, India's biggest discount stock broker, it is completely open and FREE to access.


  • 1. Introduction to Stock Markets

    14 chapters
    Money needs to be invested to cover the cost of Inflation. This opens us to the Stock Markets, learn about basics of investing in this module
  • 2. Technical Analysis

    20 chapters
    Technical Analysis helps identify trading opportunities using actions of Market Participants through charts, patterns, and indicators.
  • 3. Fundamental Analysis

    16 chapters
    Fundamental Analysis is the art of evaluating the intrinsic value of a stock to find long-term investing opportunities. Learn stock analysis in this module
  • 4. Futures Trading

    12 chapters
    Futures Trading involves trading in contracts in the derivatives markets. This module covers the various intricacies involved in undergoing a futures trade including margins, leverages, pricing, etc
  • 5. Options Theory for Professional Trading

    23 chapters
    Options is a contract where the price of the options is based on an underlying. Options contracts grant the buyer the right to buy the underlying without a compulsory obligation
  • 6. Option Strategies

    13 chapters
    The module covers various options strategies that can be built with a multi-dimensional approach based on Market trend involving Option Greeks, Risk-Return, etc.
  • 7. Markets and Taxation

    7 chapters
    The module covers the taxation aspect of investing/trading in the stock markets. The process of calculating P&L, payment of taxes, filing returns, etc. is explained
  • 8. Currency & Commodity Futures

    17 chapters
    This module covers Currency and Commodity contract offered in the Indian Markets, along with a detailed view of some of the most traded contracts in the segment
  • 9. Risk Management & Trading Psychology

    16 chapters
    The module covers the risk management aspect along with the psychology required for being consistent and profitable while trading
  • 10. Trading Systems

    4 chapters
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Chapter updates

  • 2 10. Trading Systems

    Ch 4 – Pair stats

    4.1 – Correlation and its types I have to mention this at this point. The pair trading technique we are discussing now is discussed in a book called, ‘Trading Pairs’, by Mark Whistler. I like th ..

    December 13, 2017
  • 47 10. Trading Systems

    Ch 3 – Tracking Pairs

    3.1 – Getting you familiar with Jargons Like I had mentioned in the previous chapter, there are two techniques based on which you can pair trade. The first technique that we will discuss starting no ..

    November 24, 2017
  • 204 3. Fundamental Analysis

    Ch 16 – The Finale

    An understanding of the drawbacks of the DCF Analysis and also a look at the concept of Margin of Safety. Some insights into managing and rebalancing of your stock portfolio ..

    December 8, 2014
  • 263 3. Fundamental Analysis

    Ch 15 – Equity Research (Part 2)

    Understand and interpret the concept of free cash flow. A study of the calculation of the per share price using free cash flow and the total net present value of a stock. ..

  • 65 3. Fundamental Analysis

    Ch 14 – DCF Primer

    This chapter deals with the understanding of the concept of the Time value of money and how the DCF model can be used to estimate the price of a stock. The DCF analysis helps us to arrive at the prese ..

    December 4, 2014

Recent comments

  • Thank You. Also, if you could please suggest an ideal number of points as target for an intraday trade? ...

    14 Dec 2017
  • 182 Akhila Reddy on Hedging with Futures

    Thanks for the publisher of this article . It's very useful and understandable with good examples and required links for ease. ...

    13 Dec 2017
  • How we get daily returns of Nifty for calculate Beta value. ...

    13 Dec 2017
  • Hi, "Welcome back the Greeks" Diagrams are not visible. -MS ...

    13 Dec 2017
  • 177 Prakhar on Vega

    Can we conclude that the volatility of stock has increased from nse option chain IV. Suppose IV on 13 dec. Is 33% and on 15dec for same strike it is showing 50%.Will this implies that volatility of stock has increased from 33 to 50. ...

    13 Dec 2017
Karthik Rangappa authors and curates Varsity for scheiss-leben. He has more than a decade of research experience in the financial markets, and travels widely conducting educational programmes.

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