Finance and Risk Management for IB

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB631B05
Vaknaam Finance and Risk Management for IB
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
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Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Clarify the financial goal of management and the nature of financing decisions.
2. Analyse the financial situation of a firm.
3. Compute the values of financial securities.
4. Discover how return and risk can be measured.
5. Apply techniques to evaluate investment projects.
6. Distinguish the importance of capital structure and dividend payout decisions.
7. Interpret the effects of short-term investment decisions.
8. Explain the content of international financial risk management.
9. Analyse risk management techniques and interpret the outcomes of different methodologies.
Omschrijving As an introductory finance course, the purpose is to demonstrate the role of financial management within the corporation. The emphasis of this course is to develop a clear understanding of the fundamental concepts and basic tools of finance. At the end of this module, the students will be able to understand and employ the conceptual foundations for making efficient corporate financial decisions. During the course the following topics will be covered:
• Introduction of Finance Activities;
• Evaluation of Financial Performance;
• Time Value of Money & Valuation of Financial Securities;
• Risk and Return;
• Capital Budgeting;
• Financial Structure and Dividend Policy;
• Working Capital Management;
• Derivatives and Risk Management.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges, zelfstudie
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen met meerkeuzevragen, schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
(Individual assignments, intermediate exam with open questions, written exam with multiple choice questions)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. H. Gonenc
Docent(en) dr. H. Gonenc , student-assistants , P.J. Trinks, MA. MSc.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, packaged with a code for ConnectPlus access, 3rd ed., McGrawHill Hillier, David, Iain Clacher, Stephen Ross, Randolph Westerfield, Bradford Jordan 9781526822178 ca. €  70,00
Opmerkingen Lectures are designed to introduce major subjects related to the course content. Tutorials aim to answer students’ questions and solve numerical problems related to weekly subjects. The final grade is the combination of quiz (20%) and exam (80%) grades. Online learning tool of the literature can be utilized by students who are willing to do extra work with homework assignments being available on ConnectPlus (access code is required).
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc International Business/IB  (basisprogramma BSc IB) 2 semester I a verplicht
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 2 semester I a keuze
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig programma)  (basisprogramma voor studenten uit Bordeaux) 3 semester I a verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Financial Management/IFM) 1 semester I a verplicht