15 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module will equip you with an understanding of the principles and technicalities of business finance, investment analysis and decision making. It will provide you with a deeper understanding of the financial decisions faced by firms with particular reference to the time value of money, share prices and equity markets, management of foreign exchange exposure using financial derivatives, methods of internationalizing firms' capital structure, and associated theoretical and empirical issues.

Restrictions on availability: Only available to ECNT15 students.

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Economics):

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