2011_12
University
Rovira y Virgili
Educational guide 
Faculty of Economics and Business
A A 
 
 
Degree of Economics (2009)
 Subjects
  INTERNATIONAL FINANCE
   Contents
Topic Sub-topic
UNIT 1. The International Financial Environment
1.1 An Introduction to International Finance
1.2 International Monetary Market
1.3 Foreign Exchange Markets (FOREX)
1.4 Eurocurrency Markets
1.5 International Arbitrage and the International Parity Conditions
1.6 Simulation: FOREX


UNIT 2. Foreign Exchange Risk Management
2.1 Currency Derivatives
2.2 Managing Foreign Exchange Exposure and Risk: transaction, operating and translation exposures
2.3 Hedging Currency Risks
2.4 Simulation: Currency Derivatives

UNIT 3. International Investment and Global Financing
3.1 International Bond and Stock Markets: international dimensions of long-term financing
3.2 Strategic Entry into International Markets: Asian Markets and Islamic Markets
3.3 Country Risk Management
3.4 Simulation: Stock Market

UNIT 4. Other Relevant Topics 4.1 Financial and Currency Crises in Open Economies. Influence on Balance of Payments
4.2 Foreign Investment Analysis
4.3 International Financial Reporting and Governance