Corporate Finance

Carmen GALLUCCI Corporate Finance

0212700015
DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT & INNOVATION SYSTEMS
EQF6
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
2021/2022

OBBLIGATORIO
YEAR OF COURSE 3
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2014
SECONDO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
1060LESSONS
Objectives
THE COURSE AIMS TO PROVIDE CRITICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE FUNDAMENTALS OF CORPORATE FINANCE USEFUL FOR INTERPRETING FINANCIAL PROBLEMS AND PROPOSING VALID SOLUTIONS.
AT THE END OF THE COURSE, STUDENTS WILL KNOW THE MAIN THEORETICAL APPROACHES TO THE FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND WILL HOLD PRACTICAL SKILLS ABOUT THE MAIN MODELS, TECHNIQUES AND TOOLS USED FOR THE INTERPRETATION AND RESOLUTION OF THE FINANCIAL PROBLEMS.
THE TRAINING PATH AIMS TO DEVELOP READING AND INTERPRETATION CAPACITIES OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT PROBLEMS (BALANCE SHEET AND INCOME STATEMENT ANALYSIS, INVESTMENTS EVALUATION, CAPITAL STRUCTURE DEFINITION). BESIDES, IT LEADS STUDENTS IN PRACTICALLY APPLYING THE ACQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS FOR UNDERSTANDING AND SOLVING FINANCIAL PROBLEMS THROUGH THE USE OF APPROPRIATE TECHNIQUES AND INSTRUMENTS.
STUDENTS WILL ACQUIRE THE CAPACITY TO CRITICALLY ANALYZE FINANCIAL PROBLEMS AND WILL BE ABLE TO FORMULATE AUTONOMOUS AND AWARENESS JUDGMENTS ABOUT MAIN FINANCIAL DECISIONS (INVESTMENTS, FINANCING AND DIVIDENDS POLICY).
STUDENTS WILL DEVELOP ABILITIES IN LISTENING, ANALYZING AND INTERPRETING FINANCIAL PROBLEMS AND WILL BE ABLE TO EFFECTIVELY ARGUE AND COMMUNICATE WITH INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL STAKEHOLDERS. AT THE SAME TIME, THEY WILL DEVELOP INTERPERSONAL SKILLS FOR GROUP DECISIONS.
THE STUDENT, ON THE BASIS OF THE DECISION-MAKING LOGICS AND THE ACQUIRED METHODOLOGIES, WILL BE ABLE TO PROPOSE SOLUTIONS TO FINANCIAL PROBLEMS THROUGH AN AUTONOMOUS REWORKING OF THE KNOWLEDGE.

Prerequisites
ACCOUNTING
Contents
ANALYSES OF BALANCE SHEET AND INCOME STATEMENT (20H)
-NATURE, ROLE AND EVOLUTION OF CORPORATE FINANCE
-THE ROLE OF INFORMATION IN FINANCIAL DECISIONS
-RATIOS ANALYSIS
-CASH FLOW ANALYSIS
ANALYSIS OF INVESTMENTS PROJECT(20H)
-INVESTMENT DECISIONS IN THE OPTIMUM RISK-EFFICIENCY
-METHODOLOGICAL ELEMENTS FOR INVESTMENTS ASSESSMENT
-INVESTMENT ASSESSMENT INSTRUMENTS
-INVESTMENTS IN WORKING CAPITAL
FINANCIAL PLANNING AND FINANCIAL SOURCES (20H)
-MODELS AND INSTRUMENTS FOR DETERMINING FINANCIAL REQUIREMENTS
-FINANCIAL PLANNING AND TREASURY REPORT
-CAPITAL STRUCTURE AND LIMITS TO THE DEBT
-FINANCIAL SOURCES: AN EXAMINATION AND CHOICE CRITERIA
Teaching Methods
THE COURSE WILL TAKE 60 HOURS (10 ECTS) SPLIT IN FRONTAL LECTURES (40H) AND EXERCISES (20H). DURING EXERCISES, THE TEACHER PROPOSES TO THE STUDENTS THE RESOLUTION OF PROBLEMS ABOUT COMPANY’S CAPITAL EVALUATION. THE STUDENT MUST TO UNDERSTAND THE PROBLEM, PLAN A SOLUTION AND PROVIDE A RESOLUTION.
Verification of learning
IN ORDER TO EVALUATE THE ACQUISITION OF THEORETICAL KNOWLEDGE AND APPLICATION ABILITY, THE FINAL EXAM WILL CONSIST OF A WRITTEN TEST WITH MULTIPLE CHOICE AND EXERCISE AND/OR AN ORAL DISCUSSION FINALIZED TO VERIFY:
-THE LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE OF THEORETICAL AND APPLICATIVE CONTENTS;
-THE LEVEL OF COMPETENCE
- LOGIC - DEDUCTIVE AND SYNTHESIS CAPACITY,
- JUDGMENT AUTONOMY.
PLEASE NOTE THAT DURING THE COVID EMERGENCY PERIOD, THE LEARNING VERIFICATION METHOD MAY BE CHANGED ON THE BASIS OF PREVENTION MEASURES AND GUIDELINES INDICATED BY THE UNIVERSITY.
Texts
METALLO G., FINANZA SISTEMICA PER L'IMPRESA, GIAPPICHELLI, 2013
IN ALTERNATIVE:
DAMODARAN A., FINANZA AZIENDALE, APOGEO, MILANO, 2008
FURTHER MATERIAL WILL BE DISTRIBUTED BY THE TEACHER FOR INSIGHTS, EXERCISES AND CASE STUDIES.
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