Corporate Finance

Ects : 6

Enseignant responsable :


Volume horaire : 54

Description du contenu de l'enseignement :
The purpose of the course is to introduce students to financial decision-making that should constitute the general background of any manager.

1) Financial statement analysis and financial diagnosis
2) Valuation in finance (Time Value of Money), sources and uses of funds, MPT and CAPM, value and value creation, financial decision making (investment);
3) Financial Markets, Options and Risk Management

15 Exchange students maximum

Compétence à acquérir :
The objectife 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 sutdents with basic financial knowledge so theat they can effectively assimilate the various classes necessary for a master specialization. Secondly, this course ensures that the undergraduate 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.
Mode de contrôle des connaissances :
Midterm Exam (test):40%
Final Exam:50%
Homework (cases) and participation:10%

Bibliographie, lectures recommandées
  • K. Jouaber, M-J. Rigobert (2010)
    Corporate Finance Training Manual (« TD en Finance d’entreprise »), Dunod, Paris.
  • P. Vernimmen, P. Quiry, Y. Le Fur:
    Corporate Finance (
    « Finance d’entreprise »), Dalloz, Paris.
  • L. Batsch (2000)
    Financial Diagnosis («
    Le diagnostic financier »), 3rd edition, Economica, Paris.