Financial markets and Institutions (2012/2013)

Course code
4S00429
Name of lecturers
Roberto Bottiglia, Flavio Pichler
Coordinator
Roberto Bottiglia
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
SECS-P/11 - FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
primo semestre dal Sep 24, 2012 al Dec 21, 2012.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course is designed to provide a fundamental knowledge of Financial intermediation. The aim of this course consists in the analysis of the technical features of financial instruments and of the structure of the financial system, in particular regarding the different functions performed by financial institutions and financial markets.

Syllabus

1.Functions and structure of the financial system
2.Financial instruments: bonds, shares and derivatives
3.Financial markets
4.Financial institutions: banks, securities intermediaries and insurance companies
5.Regulation and supervision of the financial system
6.Monetary policy

Part I, Volume Create, McGraw-Hill, Milano, 2012

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination