Principles of Financial Management

Course Code :5001TEWFIN
Study domain:Finance
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Peter-Jan Engelen

3. Course contents *

We discuss the foundations of corporate finance (cash, time value of management) in the first part. In part two we analyze the valuation of real and financial assets, including bonds and stocks. The relationship between risk and return is discussed. In the following section methods for the assessment and selection of investment projects are proposed and the cost of capital for companies is discussed. In the final part the capital structure decision and the dividend policy of companies are analyzed.