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Summary Teaching Assignment
Academic Year 2018/2019
School School of Industrial and Information Engineering
Course 052802 - FINANCE LAB + CORPORATE FINANCE
  • 052800 - FINANCE LAB
Cfu 10.00 Type of Course Module
Innovative teaching The course includes  5.0  credits in Innovative Teaching as follows:
  • Subject taught jointly with companies or organizations
Lecturers: Titolare (Co-titolari) Giudici Giancarlo

Programme Track From (included) To (excluded) Course
Ing Ind - Inf (Mag.)(ord. 270) - BV (479) MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING - INGEGNERIA GESTIONALE*AZZZZ052802 - FINANCE LAB + CORPORATE FINANCE

Goals

The course fits into the overall program curriculum pursuing some of the defined general learning goals. In particular, the course contributes to the development of the following capabilities:

  • Understand context, functions, processes in equity capital raising, financial engineering and asset allocation

  • Develop new ideas and solutions in financial scenarios evolving over time, to be applied in a real-world setting

  • Interact in a professional, responsible, effective and constructive way in a working environment, also motivating group members


Expected learning outcomes

The learning objectives are:

  • Understanding the processes and techniques of equity capital raising

  • Knowledge of the basis of financial engineering and structuring complex financial products
  • Understanding the asset allocation strategies and main indicators for the performance measurement
  • Knowledge of the fintech and insurtech opportunities both as self-standing initiatives and as cooperation with incumbents
  • Approaching practical issues in finance and learning to deliver solutions
  • Demonstrating skills and capabilites to manage projects in a professional environment in the finance business

 

 


Topics

The Finance Lab provides a unique opportunity to go in depth into the financial matters illustrated over the track, with an experimental approach and an integrated logic. In particular, the lab addresses both corporate finance and market finance themes, through frontal lectures, case studies, and business & portfolio simulation.

The topics introduced in the Finance Lab are:

- equity capital raising

- financial engineering and structured products

- asset allocation 

- fintech and insurtech

During the laboratory, participants will have the opportunity to develop a project, in cooperation with banks, financial and industrial companies, where students could experience the real life of a career in finance. Topics introduced in the course are, among others, equity capital issues, advanced topics in derivatives, asset management and asset pricing.


Pre-requisites

The Finance Lab (second semester) is integrated with the course of Corporate Finance (first semester).


Assessment

The final test consists of:

- a written text divided into two parts; in the first part the students should demonstrate their knowledge of the dynamics of equity capital raising; in the second part the students have to demonstrate their knowledge in understanding asset management and fintech and insurtech innovations;

- a Project Work, to be developed in group of 5-6 students, jointly with a private company; the project work will deal with the contents of the course, applied in a real-world context, and the students are expected to deliver a final report; each group will be assigned a Tutor. 

The final mark will be determined as follows:

33% mark of the Corporate Finance course

33% mark of the written text (see above)

33% mark of the Project Work (see above)


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Software used
No software required

Learning format(s)
Type of didactic form Ore di attività svolte in aula
(hh:mm)
Ore di studio autonome
(hh:mm)
Lesson
33:00
49:30
Training
33:00
49:30
Computer Laboratory
0:00
0:00
Experimental Laboratory
0:00
0:00
Project Laboratory
34:00
51:00
Total 100:00 150:00

Information in English to support internationalization
Course offered in English
Study material/slides available in English
Textbook/Bibliography available in English
It is possible to take the examination in English
Support available in English
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Area Servizi ICT
15/07/2024