Corporate Finance

Ects : 6
Compétence à acquérir :
The objective of the course is to introduce undergraduates to tools and basic techniques of financial decisions. With this perspective in mind, the course is the answer to two major concerns.
First, it is the basis of the professional specialization the students need to undertake a Master in Finance. This course aims at supplying the students with basic financial knowledge so that they can effectively assimilate the various classes necessary for a Master specialization.
Secondly, this course ensures that the undergraduates who choose another specialization will have a vision of all financial techniques and will make the most of the only finance class in their curricula.

Description du contenu de l'enseignement :
The course is organized in three parts:

Part I: Financial Analysis
Chapter 1: Income and Margin Analysis
Chapter 2: Balance Sheet Analysis
Chapter 3: Return on Equity and Operating Assets
Chapter 4: Cash Flow Statement Analysis

Part II: Value, Investment Decision Rules and Cost of Capital
Chapter 5: Time Value of Money
Chapter 6: Value and Value Creation
Chapter 7: Risk and Return
Chapter 8: Cost of Capital and Financial Structure

Part III: Financial Markets and Financial Risks
Chapter 9: Financial Markets
Chapter 10: Optional Securities

General accounting knowledge