Capital Markets (FINC-450-0)
1.00 Credit
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Description:
This course develops the key concepts necessary to understand financial markets using, where possible, the perspective of personal investing. Some of the personal investing topics covered include: Retirement planning, the cost of investing in mutual funds, how to select mutual funds, how to measure a portfolio's performance, factor investing, and arbitrage trading.

This class provides students with a structure for thinking about financial markets and the pricing of financial securities. The financial securities we study and price include stocks, bonds, futures, and options.

The class teaches how to address investment problems in a systematic manner using case studies. They are used to examine issues in the selection and implementation of investment strategies. In the process, the class examines current academic work about financial markets and their applications to investing.

Prerequisites:
Full-Time: (FINC-430-0 OR FINC-440-0 OR FINCM-430-0)
E&W: (FINC-430-0 OR FINC-440-0)

Negative Requisites:
Full-Time: FINC-950-0

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Academic Year Term   Session Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2019-2020 Fall 2019 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 31 1 Braun, Phillip Tue/Fri 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (L110) Y In-person, proctored exam. Multiple times available December 7 - December 11. Registration required.
2019-2020 Winter 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 31 1 Dew-Becker, Ian Mon/Thu 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (L130) N Confirm with professor and syllabus.
2019-2020 Winter 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 32 1 Dew-Becker, Ian Mon/Thu 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (L130) N Confirm with professor and syllabus.
2019-2020 Winter 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 81 1 Dew-Becker, Ian Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Chicago Wieboldt (307) N
2019-2020 Spring 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 31 1 Braun, Phillip Tue/Fri 04/04/2020-06/06/2020 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Wed 04/22/2020 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Wed 05/06/2020 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Evanston Global Hub (1110) Y In-person, proctored exam. Multiple times available June 5 (Evening) – June 9. Registration required. Exams exceptions will be considered for students with non-flexible, mandatory early internship start dates. For more information, please see the course syllabus.
2019-2020 Spring 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 32 1 Braun, Phillip Tue/Fri 04/04/2020-06/06/2020 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wed 04/22/2020 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wed 05/06/2020 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Evanston Global Hub (1110) Y In-person, proctored exam. Multiple times available June 5 (Evening) – June 9. Registration required. Exams exceptions will be considered for students with non-flexible, mandatory early internship start dates. For more information, please see the course syllabus.
2019-2020 Summer 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 81 1 Braun, Phillip Sat 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM Chicago Wieboldt (247) N
2020-2021 Fall 2020 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 31 1 Braun, Phillip Tue/Fri 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N Remote. Learning Modalities: Entirely Remote/Synchronous
2020-2021 Winter 2021 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 31 1 Dew-Becker, Ian Mon/Thu 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2020-2021 Winter 2021 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 32 1 Dew-Becker, Ian Mon/Thu 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2020-2021 Spring 2021 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 31 1 Braun, Phillip Tue/Fri 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2020-2021 Spring 2021 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 32 1 Braun, Phillip Tue/Fri 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2020-2021 Spring 2021 10 Weeks FINC-450-0 Capital Markets 81 1 Sammon, Marco Christopher Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Chicago TBD (Room TBA) N