Denmark, Aarhus

Emerging Innovation in Finance

when 22 July 2019 - 9 August 2019
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 10 EC
fee EUR 690

This course covers a variety of topics that are not only innovative, but also have wide ranging applications. The course covers three main topics: Blockchain Technology, Cryptocurrencies in general and Bitcoin in particular, and Crowdfunding.

Different aspects of emerging innovations in finance will be explored, discussed and evaluated. Some of the main contents include:

Basics of Blockchain Technology.
Applications and Future of Blockchain technology.
How Blockchain can be used to lower barriers to entry and create new & vibrant eco-system.
What are cryptocurrencies, mechanism to value crypto assets, and ICOs.
Basics of crypto mining, trading, and exchange platforms.
Why crowdfunding is better and efficient way to raise money.
Why to use one platform over the other, why to use one form of crowdfunding over others.
How Crowdfunding differs from angel investors and venture capitalists.

Course leader

Abhay Kaushik

Target group

Bachelor's level

Fee info

EUR 690: Exchange students: No Fee

Freemovers, EU/EEA: 690 EUR

Freemovers, NON-EU/EEA: 1459 EUR

Books, course materials, social programme, and housing are not included in the fee.

Scholarships

No scholarships available.