FIN 602

Course Code: FIN 602
Course Name:
Financial Institutions & Markets
All major core courses
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Detailed Syllabus:

This course is designed to introduce and analyze the structure, operations and functions of the financial system. The course starts with an introduction and basic overview to financial markets’ & institutions and its role in the economy, money and its functions, monetary policy and the determination of interest rates. The course then discusses various financial markets including money markets, bond markets, mortgage markets, stock markets and derivatives markets. Risk management in financial institutions will be discussed with an emphasis on regulatory and country context.