FIN 595

Advanced Corporate Finance

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective December 17, 2006 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course reinforces and expands on what is covered in FIN 390 and FIN 392. Topics include capital budgeting, business strategy analysis, forecasting and prospective analysis, mergers and acquisitions, credit analysis, corporate financing strategies, and risk management. This course requires extensive use of spreadsheets.

Special information

Note: The Prerequisite FIN 392 may be taken at the same time as FIN 595.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Apply financial analysis, forecasting and valuation concepts to solve real-world problems.
  • Examine the effects of alternative capital structure choices on firm value.
  • Identify considerations involved in corporate dividend policy.
  • Design simple hedges to manage risk.