The objective of this class is to provide the student with an understanding of the risks facing a corporation and how the financial manager can work to mitigate those risks. The class will include a description of some of the financial institutions in the system such as banks, insurance companies, investment banks, hedge funds, mutual, and trading markets as well as description of the hedging tools such as futures, options, and interest-rate swaps to help mitigate some of the risks faced by the firm.
Finance, accounting, and banking professionals are asked to contact Matt Leland in the College of Business (970-491-1917 or 800-491-4622 ext 1) to discuss your experience level in these areas and determine eligibility to enroll in this class. The classroom enrollment is limited so register as soon as possible.
This course has an online component delivered through RamCT.
This course can be applied towards:
BUS 640 (Financial Principles and Practice) and BUS 640 (Financial Principles and Practice) and BUS 640 (Financial Principles and Practice) or BUS 641 (Financial Markets and Investments) or BUS 641 (Financial Markets and Investments) or equivalent course. equivalent course. equivalent course. BUS 641 may be taken concurrently. BUS 641 may be taken concurrently.
Military, veterans, federal, and state employees must contact the MBA Advisors to receive the tuition reduction code prior to registering. Students must be admitted to the MBA Program to receive this discount. Reduction of tuition will not be given if you do not provide the appropriate code at the time of enrollment. Call (800) 491-4622 ext. 4 or email MBAadvisor@business.colostate.edu for assistance.
Textbook and Materials
For questions regarding access to RamCT contact MBA Support at (800) 491-4522 x 5 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Required course material and textbooks are posted in RamCT MBA Information Exchange approximately six weeks prior to the beginning of classes.