How does the stock market work?

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In the 1600s, the Dutch East India Company employed hundreds of ships to trade goods around the globe. In order to fund their voyages, the company turned to private citizens to invest money to support trips in exchange for a share of the profits. In doing so, they unknowingly invented the world’s first stock market. So how do companies and investors use the market today? Oliver Elfenbaum explains.

3 May 2019 Edit: 3 May 2019

Topics:
NumberConsumer Arithmetic
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PublisherTEDEdVideoYouTube
NSW Mathematics Standard Stage 6 Syllabus:
Financial MathematicsMS-F4 Investments and LoansMS-F4.1 Investments

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