Special Forms of Financing

The international financial markets, Basel criteria and ratings, capital structure management (Modigliani-Miller theorem, leverage effect etc.), dividends policies, the principal-agent problem, portfolio management, the stock exchange and initial public offerings, bank loans, corporate bonds, mezzanine capital, private equity, venture capital and business angels, operatives leasing and finance leasing, factoring, leveraged buy outs, asset backed securities, interest and currency management, derivative financial instruments: options, futures and swaps, hedging, project financing, netting and group consolidated cash-pooling, financing acquisitions (incl. Management Buy Out etc.); Investor Relations

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Behm/Kargl: Skriptum Sonderformen der Finanzierung

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, discussion and preparation of short cases

Assessment methods and criteria

Final written exam

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Managerial accounting, financial accounting, corporate accounting, civil law

Infos

Degree programme

European Economy & Business Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

2.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2021

Semester

5 WS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

On successful completion of this class, the students will acquire knowledge of the characteristics and the advantages and disadvantages of standard as well as innovative financing alternatives available to a company (equity financing, bank loans, bonds, mezzanine financing, leasing, factoring, etc.) and can thus participate actively in the preparation and evaluation of the planning of financing and investment projects.

Course code

0389-11-02-VZ-DE-52b