Course Catalog and Schedule



Wall Street, Hedge Funds and Private Equity (FINC-931-0)
1.00 Credit
TCE BidStats

Description:

This course counts toward the following majors: Finance

This course focuses on the activities of private equity (LBO) funds and hedge funds, their influence on corporate decision-making, and corporate measures that are taken to counter threats and exploit opportunities represented by these investors. Competition and cooperation among investment banks, private equity funds and hedge funds is also analyzed. The course also reviews innovative equity, debt and convertible transactions, including hedge fund investing and hedging strategies in relation to these securities. Guest speakers and case studies are a core part of the course.

Prerequisites:
All Students: FINC-430-0 OR FINC-440-0

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Academic Year Term   Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2013-2014 Spring 2014 FINC-931-0 Wall Street, Hedge Funds and Private Equity 81 1 Stowell, David Mon 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM Evanston Jacobs (276) N