2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
    
    Sep 20, 2019  
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

FIN 319 - Financial Institutions


Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: ECON-201
This course examines the functions and practices of the major types of financial institutions in our economy. Students will understand the basic operations of - and issues surrounding - commercial banks, thrifts, insurance companies, mutual funds, pension funds, finance companies, venture capital firms, investment banks, and brokerage firms. Students will also learn the basic functions of the Federal Reserve System.