Nantes, France

International Finance: the Role of Risk

when 25 May 2021 - 28 May 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 50

This course offers an overview of the role of risk in finance. It covers the valuation of risky
projects and related risk assessment tools. Financial assets are introduced and examined
from a risk-return perspective. Risk management techniques, such as futures and options,
are introduced in a non-technical manner. Finally, real options which allow financial
managers to add value to projects are examined.

Course leader

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Target group

upper undergraduate/master's degree students

Course aim

Upon completion of the module, you should have:
- an excellent understanding of the role of risk in finance
- a strong foundation in project valuation and capital budgeting techniques
- a strong foundation in risk management techniques
- an appreciation of the role of real options in modern finance

Credits info

4 EC
4 ECTS / 2 US Credits

Fee info

EUR 50: 50 euros application fees for all students
EUR 500: 500 euros/week for free movers


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