FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS

FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS

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Code
66704
ACADEMIC YEAR
2016/2017
CREDITS
9 credits during the 2nd year of 8697 Business Administration (L-18) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/11
LANGUAGE
Italiano
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Business Administration)
semester
2° Semester
sectioning
This unit is divided into 2 sections: A, B. This page refers to the section
Prerequisites
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Course description

The course examines the instruments and institutions that make up the financial system of the modern economy, such as bonds, stocks, derivatives, and the money market, as well as the role of banks in deposit and credit creation, insurance companies, asset management companies, etc.. Along the way, standard concepts and tools of financial analysis are covered, including the risk-return trade-off , the evaluation of financial instruments, the diversification of risk.

 

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course examines the instruments and institutions that make up the financial system of the modern economy, such as bonds, stocks, derivatives, and the money market, as well as the role of banks in deposit and credit creation, insurance companies, asset management companies, etc.. Along the way, standard concepts and tools of financial analysis are covered, including the risk-return trade-off , the evaluation of financial instruments, the diversification of risk.

Teaching methods

Lectures and seminars

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

 

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Saunders and Millon-Cornett, Financial Markets and Institutions, MCGraw- Hill, 2015, 6th edition.

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Thursday, 14.30. Changes of office hours for students are highlighted via the Aulaweb on line portal. Different office hours can be planned, writing to querci@economia.unige.it

Ricevimento: Mese di Giugno: 1 ore 12.30; 8 ore 12.30; 15 ore 12.30; 22 ore 11.30; 29 ore 12.30. Mese di Luglio: 5 ore 12.30; 13 ore 12.30; 18 ore 12.30  Eventuali modifiche dell'orario di ricevimento sono segnalate sul sito personale del docente www.lauranieri.it. E’ possibile concordare ulteriori orari di ricevimento inviando una richiesta via mail.

Exam Board

FRANCESCA QUERCI (President)

LAURA NIERI

GIUSEPPE LOMBARDO

MARCO DI ANTONIO

BARBARA ALEMANNI

LAURA NIERI (President)

FRANCESCA QUERCI

MARCO DI ANTONIO

BARBARA ALEMANNI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures and seminars

LESSONS START

Sem: II

27 febr. - 1 june 2017

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

Vedi anche:

FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS A

FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS B

EXAMS

Assessment methods

Written examination, in English.

Course (A-L): the students who fail the exam can repeat it with no limitations.

Course (M-Z): during Summer Session students can take the exam only in two out of four available dates. If the grade received after the exam is lower than 16/30, the student cannot re-take the exam in the very next date, unless it is in a new Session.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Attendance

Not compulsory