This course provides students with a solid foundation in theories and methods of pricing securities. It provides an overview of the operation of the securities markets and the mechanics of trading securities. The fundamental valuation tools, including models of risk and return, discounted cash flows and relative valuation are examined and applied to the pricing of securities.
|Faculty||Faculty of Business and Law|
|School||Newcastle Business School|
Trimester 1 - 2014
(Newcastle City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2014 (Newcastle City Precinct)
Trimester 1 - 2015 (Newcastle City Precinct)
Trimester 3 - 2015 (Newcastle City Precinct)
On completion of this course, students will be able to:
The content of this may include; 1. The investment environment; 2. The role and institutional features of Australian financial markets; 3. Operations of securities market and mechanics of trading securities; 4. Risk and return characteristics of equity and debt instruments; 5. Theories of investment; 6. Principles and practices of securities valuation; 7. Analysis of equities and fixed income securities.
|Transition||This course is not available to students who have successfully completed GSBS6140 Investment and Risk Management.|
|Assumed Knowledge||GSBS6130 Corporate Finance|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode
|Compulsory Components||None listed|
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for GSBS6140|