BUSM030 Corporate Finance for Managers
The aim of this module is to develop understanding of how real investments are valued and how corporations interact with financial markets. In particular, we will be looking into how firms make financial decisions in local and global markets.
The focus of this module is the financing and investment decisions made by the managers of companies in pursuit of corporate goals. It examines how managers can obtain the greatest possible return on investments for the smallest amount of risk. You will acquire the knowledge and understanding of theories, models, tools and techniques to assist in making financial decisions to achieve corporate goals. These will include identification of the cost of capital/rates of return, investment appraisal, portfolio theory, foreign exchange and interest rate issues.
By the end of the module, you should:
80% Exam and 20% In-class test