no offering in fall
This course builds on the “Investments” (FIN 500) course and explains how the basic concepts are applied in practice. While the focus is on equity portfolios, bond portfolio management, Hedge Funds and Asset Allocation will also be covered.
The course provides students with an understanding of how equity and bond portfolios are managed in practice. Students will understand the factors that determine the performance of investment strategies. Through numerous application examples, the course teaches how theoretical concepts and scientific findings can be implemented in practical portfolio management.
FIN 500 Investments
|Forms of teaching and learning||Contact hours||Independent study time|
|Lecture||2 SWS||9 SWS|
|Form of assessment||Written exam (60 min.)|
|Frequency of offering||Fall semester|
|Duration of module||1 semester|
|Range of application||M.Sc. MMM, M.Sc. Bus. Edu., M.Sc. Econ., M.Sc. Bus. Inf., M.Sc. Bus. Math.|
|Preliminary course work||–|