FB5142 - Advanced Corporate Finance

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Economics and Finance
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
FB5040 and (FB5153 or EF5052)
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide students with in-depth understanding of some major topics in corporate finance. Topics covered include several theories of capital structure, pay-out policy, investment banking and securities issuance, leverage buyouts, private equity valuation, merge and acquisition, bankruptcy and financial distress, hedging with financial derivations.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Economics and Finance