Este curso objetiva proporcionar uma compreensão do planejamento financeiro adequado, bem como a criação de condições para melhor definir e alcançar objetivos financeiros. O escopo deste curso é adequado às finanças pessoais e familiares.
Sponsored courses (not MOOC):
- Basics of Business Finance - Basic Accounting, Financial Statement Analysis, Using Excel to build Financials.
- Finance and Accounting for Startups - Learn business accounting, IPO process and everything entrepreneurs need to know about entrepreneurial finance.
- Lean Finance for Startups - Everything an entrepreneur needs to know about lean financial models, metrics, and investors.
In this course you will simulate prices of financial assets, use the Black-Scholes model to price European or Asian options, compute the Value-at-Risk of a bank and model financial time series with GARCH processes. The approach is hands-on with a strong emphasis on practical simulations that you will program, run and explore in your own computer.
"Monte Carlo methods in finance" will be offered on Iversity, starting 20 January 2014..
This course teaches students how to prepare, interpret, and use financial data to make business and financial decisions.
Develop your knowledge of personal finance, such as how to control, invest and protect your finances.
Learn to assess the strength of a business and identify early warning signs of potential future problems.
This course follows on from FE & RM Part I. We will consider portfolio optimization, risk management and some advanced examples of derivatives pricing that draw from structured credit, real options and energy derivatives. We will also cast a critical eye on how financial models are used in practice.
Mathematical Methods for Quantitative Finance covers topics from calculus and linear algebra that are fundamental for the study of mathematical finance. Students successfully completing this course will be mathematically well prepared to study quantitative finance at the graduate level.
Recoge de modo sistemático, organizado y ameno las diversas modalidades de inversión financiera accesibles al pequeño y mediano inversor, realizándose una descripción básica de las características de rentabilidad, riesgo, plazo, liquidez, etc., para centrarse en sus aspectos tributarios, al objeto de tener un conocimiento adecuado de la rentabilidad financiero-fiscal de estas inversiones.
En el Curso se transmiten los fundamentos de la Contabilidad como sistema para elaborar la información financiera empresarial. Analizaremos, entre otros aspectos, por qué es importante para la toma de decisiones, quiénes son sus usuarios, cómo se elabora y cuáles son los documentos que genera.
This course examines the range of financing options that a life science/healthcare company has at the startup phase of its life cycle. In this difficult financing environment, ventures need to look to any and all sources of capital that will allow them to create value inflection points, reduce risk and position themselves for additional investment.
This course provides an introduction to various classes of derivative securities and we will learn how to price them using "risk-neutral pricing". In the follow-up to this course (FE & RM Part II) we will consider portfolio optimization, risk management and more advanced examples of derivatives pricing including, for example, real options and energy derivatives.
This course will provide a market-oriented framework for analyzing the major types of financial decisions made by corporations. Lectures and readings will provide an introduction to present value techniques, capital budgeting principles, asset valuation, the operation and efficiency of financial markets, the financial decisions of firms, and derivatives.
In this eight-week course, you will learn the financial concepts behind sound retirement plan investment and pension fund management.
This course will introduce you to frameworks and tools to measure value; both for corporate and personal assets. It will also help you in decision-making, again at both the corporate and personal levels.
To earn the equivalent of a minor in Business Administration, you must complete four broad introductory-level courses and three upper-level elective courses.
This course is an introductory survey of graduate-level academic asset pricing. We will focus on building the intuition and deep understanding of how the theory works, how to use it, and how to connect it to empirical facts.
El curso pretende proporcionar un conjunto de herramientas que permitan llevar a la práctica una idea empresarial; conocer las iniciativas públicas y privadas que apoyan la creación de nuevos proyectos de negocio en los sectores más relevantes de la región de Tarapacá; dar a conocer herramientas tecnológicas, de formación, de promoción, de gestión y planificación para desarrollar una idea empresarial.
This course will improve your fluency in financial accounting, the language of business. You will learn how to read, understand, and analyze most of the information provided by companies in their financial statements. These skills will help you make more informed decisions using financial information.
Mobile devices, phones as well as Tablet computers, have been spreading fast across the globe. Spread of mobile phones in developing countries has been spectacular. More people have access to cell phones today than to clean water.
Learn mathematical and statistical tools and techniques used in quantitative and computational finance. Use the open source R statistical programming language to analyze financial data, estimate statistical models, and construct optimized portfolios. Analyze real world data and solve real world problems.