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BNF-201 Principles of Finance

This course provides the beginning student with awareness and a basic conceptual understanding of financial theory and practice. Topics considered include financial analysis and control, working capital management, capital budgeting, long term financing, financial leverage, and financial ratios. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

ACC-110, BUS-101

BNF-202 Asset Management

This course provides an overview of the asset management industry, the products and services it provides, and how assets management professionals can help potential and existing customers. Principal topics covered are: types of assets, investment vehicles, agencies, wills and the probate process, customer relationships, guardianships and Powers of Attorney, personal trusts andselling, hedge funds, marketing and competition. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

BNF-101 or BUS-101

BNF-203 Cash Management

This course introduces the student to the importance of cash management in business and the basic concepts of cash, credit and collection. Topics include cash management tools, the payments system, international cash management, general uses of credit, use of financial statements and financial ratios to make credit-related decisions, and policies and procedures for handling collections. Other topics, such as technology, customer relationship, banking relationship, and finance companies, may be included. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

ACC-110, BUS-101

BNF-207 Principles of Investment and Portfolio Management

This course examines investment instruments, the investment process and markets and investment strategies. Students will explore the characteristics of stocks, bonds, options, futures, and other investment vehicles. Portfolio theory will be studied. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

ACC-110, BUS-101

BNF-208 International Finance

This course provides students with an understanding of international financial transactions. Topics covered included balance of payment problems with their attendant trade barriers and restrictions, methods of payment and their inherent risks, and strategies to optimize export financing and foreign capital investment yields. Lecture [3.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

[BUS-201 or BUS-262], ACC-110