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Corporate Finance (SFI)


Frésard L.

Course director


Course Objectives
This course teaches the logic underlying the firm’s financial decisions: investment, financing, and payout policies.

Course Description
The main themes of the course are:

  • What is corporate finance?
  • The concept of value
  • The discounted cash-flow (DCF) method in theory and practice
  • Capital budgeting decisions
  • Market efficiency and financial policy
  • Financial structure and the Modigliani-Miller theorem
  • Payout policies: dividends and share repurchases.

Required Material
Corporate Finance, plus MyFinanceLab with Pearson eText, Global Edition (Fourth Edition), Pearson 2016, ISBN13: 9781292163031