FINC-241 Principles of Investment
Course Objective: The objective of this course is to teach finance students about investment theory and practice. The course will utilize a combination of theoretical studies, case applications and a portfolio project to teach students about: 1) the structure of the capital markets; 2) theories and practice in portfolio management; 3) asset pricing theories used to analyze securities; 4) equity and debt securities; and 5) derivative instruments. The course will focus primarily on the U.S. markets, although we will touch briefly on international investments. This course will provide students with information and skills needed to succeed in careers in asset management, corporate finance, research, sales or trading.
Prerequisites: MSB Students, FINC 211
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