2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 04, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

FIN 319 - Financial Institutions

Credits: Three (3)
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.
Prerequisite: ECON-201, FIN-312