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Finance 400-level papers

Read about the selection of Finance 400-level papers available at Otago. From advanced studies in corporate finance, empirical finance and financial management to a full-year dissertation or case study – our 400-level papers will help you develop specialist finance knowledge.

FINC 402 Advanced Corporate Finance (S1)

Aspects of finance theory and policy and international financial management. Includes directed reading and seminars related to corporate financial management.

FINC402: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 403 Studies in Capital Markets (S1)

Aspects of investment and portfolio management and financial institutions and markets. Includes directed reading and seminars related to the functioning of capital markets.

FINC403: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 405 Mathematical Finance (S2)

The necessary mathematical techniques used in continuous-time finance, including stochastic calculus, partial differential equations and applied probability.

FINC405: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 406 Advanced Empirical Finance (S2)

Provides an understanding of the methodology and techniques used in empirical research, enabling students to do independent research. Analysis and criticism of current empirical literature.

FINC406: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 410 Advanced International Financial Management

Uses various teaching methods to develop problem identification and problem-solving skills that are necessary in a modern multinational corporation.

FINC410: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 411 Financial Risk Management (S1)

Quantification and analysis of the market risks facing corporate and financial service firms.

FINC411: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 420 Energy Finance (S2)

Introduction to energy and carbon finance/markets, placed in their broader energy and environmental policy context.

FINC420: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINK 425 Governance Issues in Finance (S2)

An introduction to the finance literatures relating to internal and external governance mechanisms and their effectiveness across publicly listed firms.

FINC425: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 460 Advanced Fixed Income Securities (not offered in 2019)

Topics relevant to fixed income securities. Students are exposed to literature about fixed income securities, prepare a research project and learn the skills of presentation.

FINC460: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

FINC 580 Research Project or FINC 501 Applied Project (FY)

Investigation of a problem at a critical and analytical level, backed by appropriate applied and academic literature.

FINC580: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

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An investigation of a business problem (real or simulated), backed by appropriate applied and academic literature.

FINC501: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

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