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Financial Management


The finance discipline has over the last decades matured to the point where there exists a sound body of theory. In this introductory course, the theory of finance will be illustrated and applied to problems in corporate finance.

Course content

  • Finance- An Introduction
  • Company types
  • Accounting Statements and Cash Flows
  • Value and Capital Budgeting
    • Net Present Value
    • Valuation of Bonds and Stocks
    • Alternative Investments Rules
    • Capital Budgeting
  • Uncertainty
    • Capital Market Theory
    • Risk and return
    • The Capital Asset Pricing Model
  • Risk, Return and Capital Budgeting
  • Capital Structure and PayoutPolicy
    • Overview of Capital Structure Theories
    • Payout Policy
  • Introduction to valuation


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