International Finance - FI 410

Course Objectives

The purpose of this course is to cover essential elements in International Finance.
Topics include an overview of the International Monetary environment,
the determination of exchange rates and the hedging of currency risk.
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with the various concepts,
techniques and tools available in dealing with international financial transactions.

Course Content

The importance, reward, and risks of international management
The international monetary environment
The Balance of payment and the foreign exchange market
Foreign exchange rate determination
Foreign currency derivatives
Transaction exposure
Operating exposure
Accounting exposure
Interest Rate exposure and Swaps

Recommended Text:

Multinational Business Finance, 9 th edition, by Eiteman, Stonehill, Moffet