Aug 15, 2018  
2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ACSC 516 - Financial Mathematics II


Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: ACSC-514 and ACSC Graduate student
This course covers financial theory, with emphasis on mathematical models, topics include the value of common stocks, risk and return, portfolio theory, capital budgeting issues, capital structure, strategic long-term financing decisions, financial statement ratio analysis and the valuation of options including the Black-Scholes formula. A project on portfolio design and analysis is required for the course. Students who get a grade of B- or better will receive credit for Corporate Finance from the Society of Actuaries. A presentation of one project is required for the course.
Note: This course is for graduate students only.