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May 21, 2016 by Kathleen Rogan (krogan)
CAMA 6001 : Capital Markets, Instruments and Institutions
Sat, 21 May 2016 08:39:21 GMT
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 02:58:37 GMT
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CM-GC: Capital Markets
School of Business
School of Business (SB)
Long Course Title
Capital Markets, Instruments and Institutions
Short Course Title
Capital Mkts Instrumts Inst
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students enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Capital Markets program
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Debt instruments, markets where they are traded and institutions which actively participate and maintain those markets. Theoretical foundation for interest rate theories, term structure and credit risks. Roles played by financial institutions, various instruments, the central banks and financial regulations. Basic risk management tools critically important in managing those institutions.
By the end of the semester students should be able to 1. Describe the relationship between the interest rate, term-to-maturity and default risks of a debt security. 2. Understand differences and similarities among debt instruments. 3. Have a good understanding of the role of a central bank in normal periods and financial crises. 4. Explain the importance of commercial banks and various government regulations on them. 5. Describe how financial institutions manage various risks.
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CAMA 6001 Capital Markets, Instruments and Institutions.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Required Course in the new Graduate Certificate in Capital Markets
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