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GMA B200: Corporate Finance and Global Financial Markets

Course Description

This International Finance module provides a conceptual and operational overview of corporate finance as it is practiced by financial managers and bankers in the private sector. Four major themes are explored: 1) financial planning and budgeting; 2) financing techniques including securitization and instruments as available from banks and capital markets; 3) Risk management and the use of financial derivatives and 4)  valuation metrics used in selecting among projects, acquiring existing firms, or structuring large-scale project finance. (Fall Term, half semester)

Course faculty: Laurent L. Jacque
Course duration: First half
Credits/Units: 1.5