School of Economics and Finance

ECOM065 - Investments

Credits: 15

Module Convenor: Dr Konstantinos Zachariadis

This course introduces students to the key principles in asset pricing and investment management.

It covers:

  • Risk, return and portfolio construction
  • Equity markets and pricing
  • Fixed Income markets and the term structure of interest rates
  • Introduction to derivatives markets
  • Applied security analysis
  • Applied portfolio management

Assessment: 80.0% Examination, 20.0% Coursework