Financial Risk Management (ACTY7295)

Level: 
7
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
No
Aim: 
To examine the theoretical and practical aspects of financial risk management with an emphasis on the effective use of derivatives, including futures, swaps, options and other financial instruments.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bach of Business or Dip or GDip or GCert in Professional Accountancy to enrol in this course. Pre-reqs: (ACTY6290 or ALAF6290 or ACTY6290S) & (ACTY6291 or ALAF6291). Restriction for BBus & DPA: ALAF7295.
Topics include: 

Principles of financial risk management, hedging, arbitrage and speculation, valuation of derivatives including forwards, futures, swaps and options, hedging strategies for futures, forwards, swaps and options , interest rate risk management through caps, collars and floors.
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 5185

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
24 Jul 18 - 25 Sep 18 LectureTuesday09:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (170-1012)
16 Oct 18 - 20 Nov 18 LectureTuesday09:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (170-1012)

Class: 5315

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
25 Jul 17 - 26 Sep 17 LectureTuesday09:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (115-1028)
17 Oct 17 - 21 Nov 17 LectureTuesday09:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (115-1028)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Business (Accountancy), Bachelor of Business (Finance), Bachelor of Business (Management), Bachelor of Business (Marketing), Graduate Certificate in Professional Accountancy, Graduate Diploma in Professional Accountancy.

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