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040097 KU Commercial Banking (MA) (2020S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).

Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Dear Students!
During the Corona Crisis the teaching will take place via Moodle support.

The course is limited for students in the Master Banking & Finance. All other Master students are first on the waiting list. Please come to the first course unit.

Monday 16.03. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 2 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Thursday 19.03. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 10 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 23.03. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 10 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Thursday 26.03. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 30.03. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 10 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Thursday 02.04. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 10 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 20.04. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Monday 27.04. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Thursday 30.04. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Tuesday 26.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Thursday 28.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Thursday 04.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 10 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Tuesday 09.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 23.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 16 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Thursday 25.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 10 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course covers the main concepts and principles for steering a commercial bank: asset-liability management and liquidity (risk) management. Topics covered include interest rate risk, interest rate hedging, Treasury operations, liquidity strategies, liquidity buffers, contingency funding planning, funding costs and internal funds transfer pricing.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students will be evaluated based on their overall performance:
Mid-term exam (25%)
Final exam (40%)
Home work (35%)

Mid-term exam: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 16:45 (via MOODLE)
Final exam: Tue, 23 June 2020 16:45 (via MOODLE)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirement for a positive grade: more than 50% of the achievable scores

Examination topics

Presentations by the instructor, reading list.
All course material is provided via MOODLE.

Reading list

Moorad Choudhry, The Principles of Banking, Wiley Finance, (2012).
Saunders/Cornett, Financial Institutions Management: A Risk Management Approach, 9/e (2018).

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:19