Corporate Financial Management

Dozent: Dr. Alexander Merz

Zyklus: Siehe Veranstaltungsplan

ECTS-Informationen: 6 Credits

Erwartete Vorkenntnisse: Einführung in die Finanzwirtschaft, Finanzmärkte und Bewertung

Sprache: Englisch

Leistungsnachweis: Erfolgreiche Teilnahme an einer 90-minütigen Klausur

Struktur der Veranstaltung: Vorlesung und Übung

Modulnummer: B.WIWI-BWL.0089

Ansprechpartner: Dr. Alexander Merz

Lernziele:

After a successful completion of the course students should be able to

  • understand and analyze different financial instruments (debt, equity, and hybrids) available to a corporation.
  • describe the debt characteristics and understand the global environment in which debt is issued.
  • critically assess different financing alternatives.
  • demonstrate a sound knowledge of different capital structure theories.
  • understand and critically assess the process of capital structure optimization.
  • understand the components of the cost of capital and why it might change over time.
  • critically apply the obtained knowledge to several realistic problem sets.