Checking date: 23/05/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Finance II
Bachelor in Statistics and Business (2008 Study Plan) (Plan: 146 - Estudio: 203)

Coordinating teacher: MAYORAL BLAYA, SILVIA

Department assigned to the subject: Business Administration Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Finance I
Objective: To introduce the different financial assets and its applications. Skills: 1.- To understand the idea of a firm as an investment portfolio 2.- The concept of Cost of capital 3.- Stockholders' compensation Learning results: 1.- Critical understanding of the financial decision problem. 2.- To determine the optimal capital structure of a firm.
Description of contents: programme
1. The financial decision problem. 2. The capital structure of a firm. 3. Firms' valuation: a first approach. 4. The cost of capital 5. The cost of investment projects. 6. Shareholders' compensation.
Learning activities and methodology
The learning activities comprise 1.- Master classes. 2.- Exercises. 3.- Cases.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • BREALEY, R. A. y MYERS, S.. Fundamentos de Financiación empresarial. McGraw Hill. 1998

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.