Course syllabus DTF - Theory of Finance (FBE - 2013/2014 - post-graduate studies)

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Course code: DTF
Course title in language of instruction: -- item not defined --
Course title in Czech: Theory of Finance
Course title in English: Theory of Finance
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (0 credits), Commissional exam (0 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 0/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction: Czech
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Semester: 2013/2014
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Vlasta Kašparovská, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. Ing. Lubor Lacina, Ph.D. (examiner, supervisor)
Ing. Petr Toman, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Eva Vávrová, Ph.D. (examiner)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
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Course contents:
1.Financial Market and Financial Investments Theory (allowance 0/0)
a.Financial market and its important role in the market economy
b.Types of financial transactions
c.Financial institutions and instruments
d.Importance of the interest rates and its role on the financial market. Theory of interest rates
e.Theory of the financial investments, basic factors of investment strategy
f.Securities definition and systematization. Characteristics of various types of securities
g.Operations with financial instruments - from issuer and investor point of view
h.Importance of security exchanges in the market economy, its types and and internal structure
i.Fundamental, technical and psychological analysis
j.Spot market trading, basic types of investment strategy
k.Importance and types of collective investments in the Czech Republic and worldwide
l.Portfolio theory, CAPM, APT
m.Financial derivatives and structured products operations
n.The future trends and development of the global financial market, globalization

2.Mezinárodní finance/ International Finance (allowance 0/0)
a.Theory of the foreign currency exchange rate determination
b.Metody odhadu budoucího vývoje devizového kurzu. Foreign exchange forecasting methods
c.Foreign exchange exposure and risk, entrepreneurial risk, country risk
d.Market risk quantification instruments
e.Administration and hedging of the company's foreign exchange risk. Forex risk management model
f.Portfolio and direct investments
g.International investments decision making methods

Learning outcomes and competences:
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Type of course unit: optional
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Total0 h0 h
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Recommended reading:
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Last modification made by doc. Ing. Pavel Žufan, Ph.D. on 07/12/2013.

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