2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
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|Bank Financial Management|
|Prerequisites||(FINC2012 or FINC2002) or (FINC2013 or FINC2003) or (FINC2014 or FINC2004)|
|Lectures||1x 2hr lecture and 1x 1hr tutorial per week|
|Assessment||Mid-Semester Exam (25%); Assignment (25%); Final Examination (50%)|
|Description||The central objective of this unit is to expose students to the basic principles of commercial bank management. The topics that are covered include: the theory and practice of banking from a financial management perspective; banks and the financial services industry; regulatory restrictions and financial management; performance analysis and strategic planning; asset management and liquidity; investment and loan management; liability and deposit management; capital structure and dividend decisions; and financial management implications of electronic banking, international banking, and other developments.|