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Kalen is Interactive Brokers’ Director of Media Communications. She previously worked for several financial firms, including AllianceBernstein. Earlier in her career, Kalen was a reporter and Editor of the Investment Products section at American Banker. Kalen has an MS in Journalism from Northwestern University and a BA in Government from Georgetown University.

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Introduction to Mutual Funds

• Acquire certain skills and understanding related to mutual funds and ETFs, including how to identify various product types, as well as their benefits and drawbacks • Gain hands-on know-how through a practical demonstration of how to use market scanners an online trading platform. MORE

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Introduction to American Depositary Receipts

If you are interested in investing in non-US companies, this course explains how to gain exposure through American Depositary Receipts. We explain what an American Depositary Receipt is; why an investor would use them; where and when ADRs are traded and how investing in ADRs differs from investing directly in the stock of a... MORE

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Sponsored and Unsponsored ADRs

Parent Course: Introduction to American Depositary Receipts

Lesson 2 covers the different types of ADRs and explains what Sponsored and Unsponsored ADRs are. In this lesson, we also explain the differences between Level 1, 2 and 3 ADRs and why companies might choose one type of ADR over another. MORE

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What is an American Depositary Receipt?

Parent Course: Introduction to American Depositary Receipts

In the introductory lesson, we explain the basics of American Depositary Receipts, starting with what ADRs are. We explore how investing in ADRs differs from investing directly in the stock of a foreign company and why an investor might use them. In this lesson, we also delve into the potential benefits and drawbacks of... MORE

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Purchasing and Transferring Mutual Funds

Parent Course: Introduction to Mutual Funds

The Main Goals: See how mutual funds can be purchased using Interactive Brokers’ trading platforms; Learn how to track trades and see when trades are entered, pending, accepted and confirmed; Find out how to transfer mutual funds from one bank or brokerage account to another. MORE

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