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International Business Finance


Aims of the course

- develop fundamental knowledge on international business finance from introductory to intermediate level
- familiarize students with fundamental concepts and theories of international business finance

Course syllabus

1. International financial environment
1.1. Balance of payment
1.2. Exchange rates
1.3. International monetary system
2. Foreign exchange markets and international parity conditions
2.1. Foreign exchange markets and their characteristics
2.2. International parity conditions
3. Specific risks in international finance and their management
3.1. Foreign exchange risks
3.2. Political risks
4. International sources of equity capital
4.1. Direct foreign investments
4.2. Portfolio equity investments
5. International sources of debt capital
5.1. Loans
5.2. Bonds

Course director(s)

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