Checking date: 06/05/2022

Course: 2024/2025

Business finance law
Bachelor in Statistics and Business (Plan: 400 - Estudio: 203)

Coordinating teacher: GARCIA MANDALONIZ, MARTA

Department assigned to the subject: Private Law Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Students do not need to have completed a specific subject for optimal learning.
Knowledges: - Understand and synthesize public and private financial instruments. Capacities: - To prepare reports on the various legal instruments of corporate finance. - To analyze and discern the financial instruments suited to the legal and economic structure of the company. Attitudes: - Critical, flexible and responsible attitude regarding the financial operations. - Entrepreneurial, innovative and social spirit.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
PART I: CORPORATE FINANCE LAW: CURRENT OUTLOOK FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS. 1. Introduction to Financial Markets: Credit market and stock market. 2. Fintech. PART II: INTERNAL FINANCING OF THE COMPANY. 3. Self-financing. 4- Social capital. Stock Market. PART III: EXTERNAL FINANCING OF THE COMPANY. 5- Public financing of the company: subsidies. 6- Private financing of the company: "3F: family, friends and fools", commercial credit, bank credit. Factoring, Forfaiting, Leasing and renting. PART IV: SPECIFIC FINANCING OF SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES (SMEs). 7- Traditional financing difficulties for SMEs and proposed solutions. 8- Microcredits for microenterprises. 9- Crowdfunding: crowd-lending, equity crowdfunding. 10- Initial Coin Offering (ICO) 11- Mutual guarantee societies. 12- Participating loans. 13- Securitization. 14- Venture capital, capital development and business angels. 15- Alternative Stock Market. PART V: FINANCING OF TECHNOLOGY-BASED COMPANIES AND SPIN-OFF. 16- Spin-off and academic spin-off: definitions. 17- Financing of spin-off. PART VI: FINANCING OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES. 18- Social enterprises and social finance: definition. 19- Social microcredits. 20- Social Venture Fund. 21- Green bonds and social bonds. 22- Other financing instruments of social enterprises.
Learning activities and methodology
Theoretical and practical knowledge.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Extraordinary call: regulations
Basic Bibliography
  • GARCÍA MANDALONIZ, M. . La financiación de las PYMES. Aranzadi. 2003
  • TAPIA HERMIDA, A. J.. Manual de Derecho del Mercado Financiero. Iustel. 2015
Additional Bibliography
  • CARDONE-RIPORTELLA, C.; GARCÍA-MANDALONIZ, M.,. Does recent regulation improve (or not) the Spanish mutual guarantee system?. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues. 2017

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