Course syllabus FT - Financial Markets (FBE - SS 2019/2020)


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Course code:
FT
Course title in Czech:
Financial Markets
Course title in English:
Financial Markets
Semester:
SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (6 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 16/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course:
bachelor
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor:
doc. Ing. Zuzana Kučerová, Ph.D.
Course supervising department:
Department of Finance (FBE)
Faculty:
Faculty of Business and Economics
Teachers:
Ing. Luděk Benada, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
doc. Ing. Svatopluk Kapounek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Ing. Zuzana Kučerová, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Ing. Roman Ptáček, Ph.D. (instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Jolana Stejskalová (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Mgr. Petr Strejček, Ph.D., MBA (lecturer)
Ing. Martin Širůček, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Petr Toman, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Prerequisites:
not Final Bachelor Exam
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Teacher
Entry
Frequency
Capacity
Monday
9.00-10.50
Q45
Seminar
Odd week
30
Monday9.00-10.50
Q45
Seminar
Even week
30
Monday
11.00-12.50
Q31
Seminar
Even week
30
Monday
11.00-12.50
Q31
L. Benada
Seminar
Odd week
30
Monday
17.00-18.50
Q33
M. ŠirůčekSeminarOdd week
30
Monday
17.00-18.50
Q33M. ŠirůčekSeminar
Even week
30
Wednesday
7.00-8.50
Q31
Seminar
Odd week
30
Wednesday
7.00-8.50
Q31
Seminar
Even week
30
Wednesday
9.00-10.50
Q01
J. Stejskalová, S. Kapounek, Z. Kučerová, P. Strejček, P. Toman
Lecture
Every week361
Wednesday
13.00-14.50
Q33
SeminarEven week30
Wednesday
13.00-14.50
Q33
L. Benada
Seminar
Odd week30
Wednesday15.00-16.50
Q31
L. Benada
Seminar
Odd week
30
Wednesday
15.00-16.50
Q31
Seminar
Even week30
Thursday
9.00-10.50
Q01Lecture
Every week
170
Thursday
11.00-12.50
Q31
P. TomanSeminarOdd week
30
Thursday
11.00-12.50
Q31
SeminarEven week
30
Thursday
15.00-16.50
Q31
SeminarOdd week
30
Thursday
15.00-16.50
Q31
Seminar
Even week
30
Thursday
17.00-18.50
Q31SeminarOdd week
30
Thursday17.00-18.50Q31L. BenadaSeminar
Even week
30
Saturday
8.00-11.50
Q22
J. Stejskalová, S. Kapounek, Z. Kučerová, P. Strejček, P. TomanLecture
Occasionally
74
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
After graduating the course students will obtain a basic knowledge of the principles of functioning of financial markets in economical system. Students will obtain knowledge of the financial institutions operating in the financial markets, financial instruments and products, and financial analysis. They will also be able to apply basic investment decisions and also use financial instruments and tools in life situations and in professional practice. Students will obtain knowledge of financial mathematics and will be able to use its tools in their investment decision-making and in the use of financial products.
 
Course content:
1.
Introduction into Theory of Financial Market (allowance 3/0)
 
a.
Relationship of economic system and financial system -- Importance and functions of financial market
b.
Financial and real investments, direct and indirect financing
c.
Systematization of financial market
d.Systematization of securities market
e.Factors of financial marktes integration

2.Regulatory Institutions (allowance 2/0)
 
a.Central bank
b.
Monetary policy, goals, instruments

3.
Commercial Institutions (allowance 6/0)
 
a.
Commercial banks - functions, bank products
b.
Non commercial institutions
c.
Insurance institutions - basic terms, life and non-life insurance
d.
Pension funds

4.
Institutions of Collective Investing (allowance 2/0)
5.
Stocks, Stock Exchanges, OTC markets (allowance 3/0)
 
a.
Stock Exchanges - function, auction system
b.
OTC markets
c.
Basic factors of investment strategies
d.
Stocks

6.
Technical and Fundamental Analysis (allowance 2/0)
7.Theory of Interest Rates (allowance 2/0)
 
a.
Interest rate
b.
Money market and types of interest rates
c.
Theories of interest rate

8.Bonds (allowance 2/0)
 
a.
Basic terms and type of bonds
b.
Impact factors of bonds
c.Investment strategies

9.
Coupon Privatization (allowance 2/0)
10.Derivates (allowance 2/0)
 
a.
Forward, futures, option

11.
Alternative Investments (allowance 2/0)
12.
Financial Mathematics (allowance 0/28)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendanceCombined form
lecture28 h
0 h
practice
28 h0 h
consultation
0 h
16 h
preparation for exam
52 h
52 h
preparation for regular assessment
30 h50 h
preparation for regular testing30 h
50 h
Total
168 h
168 h
 
Assessment methods:
Exam: There are two partial written test about Financial Mathematics and student should get at least 50 % from each final written test. The final test about Financial theory is in written form and student should get at least 60 %.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
Total
0 %
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
REJNUŠ, O. Finanční trhy. 3rd ed. Ostrava: Key Publishing, 2011. 689 p. Ekonomie. ISBN 978-80-7418-128-3.
REJNUŠ, O. Peněžní ekonomie: (finanční trhy). 6th ed. Brno: Akademické nakladatelství CERM, 2012. 374 p. Učební texty vysokých škol. ISBN 978-80-214-4415-7.
RADOVÁ, J. -- DVOŘÁK, P. -- MÁLEK, J. Finanční matematika pro každého. 7th ed. Praha: Grada, 2009. 293 p. Finance. Osobní a rodinné finance. ISBN 978-80-247-3291-6.

Recommended:
KOHOUT, P. Investiční strategie pro třetí tisíciletí. 5th ed. Praha: Grada, 2008. 287 p. Investice. ISBN 978-80-247-2559-8.
MISHKIN, F S. -- EAKINS, S G. Financial markets and institutions. 6th ed. Boston: Pearson Prentice Hall, 675 p. Prentice Hall series in finance. ISBN 978-0-321-55211-2.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-EM-ME Economics and Management, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019
Field of study B-EM-ME Economics and Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-EM-TM Trade management, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-EM-SE Social economics, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-EPA-F Finances, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-EM-TM Tourism Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-EM-ME Economics and Management, part-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
 
Course listed in previous semesters: SS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, WS 2016/2017, SS 2015/2016, WS 2015/2016 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 02/04/2020.

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