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Applied Trading & Financial Markets

Course code
Course type
BSc Free Elective
Weekly Hours
FS 2021
Prof. Dr. Besim Burcin Yurtoglu
Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.
Introduction to the financial market with a focus on the following topics: Stock exchange, capital market and trading; stocks, bonds and funds; options and certificates; investment philosophy and stock market psychology; derivatives; portfolio theory. In a case study, students will evaluate a company both fundamentally and technically and pitch its stock.In this course, the contents of the following WHU courses will be applied or deepened: Foundations of Finance (derivatives, portfolio theory, options and investment philosophies), Corporate Finance (fundamental valuation of a share) and also financial statements.
Date Time
Friday, 12.03.2021 13:45 - 17:00
Monday, 15.03.2021 15:30 - 18:45
Friday, 19.03.2021 13:45 - 17:00
Friday, 26.03.2021 13:45 - 17:00
Monday, 29.03.2021 15:30 - 18:45
Friday, 09.04.2021 13:45 - 17:00
Monday, 19.04.2021 09:00 - 10:30
Lectures, (computer-based) excercises, presentations, discussions, guest lecture
10% oral participation, 70% written examination, 20% stock pitch
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