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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Advanced Topics in Financial Management - AM501017
Title: Advanced Topics in Financial Management
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Faculty: Central University Departments of UCT Prague
Actual: from 2020
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Vlachý Jan doc. Ing. Ph.D.
This subject contains the following additional online materials

R: Ogden, J.P., Jen, F.C., O’Connor, P.F. Advanced Corporate Finance: Policies and Strategies. Upper Saddle River: Pearson, 2003.

R: Vlachý, J. Corporate Finance. Praha: Leges, 2019.

R: Study materials provided for individual lectures.

A: Madura, J., Fox, R. International Financial Management. London: Thomson Learning, 2007.

A: Damodaran, A. Applied Corporate Finance. 4th ed. Hoboken: John Wiley, 2015.

A: Ehrhardt, M.C., Brigham, E.F. Financial Management: Theory and Practice. 13th ed. Mason: S-W Cengage, 2011.

Last update: Švecová Lenka (13.05.2022)
Requirements to the exam - Czech

Aktivní účast na přednáškách, závěrečný projekt.

Last update: Vlachý Jan (12.09.2023)

1. Capital Structure Decisions, Theory and Practice

2. Dividends, Distributions and Stock Repurchases

3. Advanced Financing Strategies and their Application

4. Structured and Asset-Based Finance, Hybrid Financing

5. Mergers and Acquisitions, Divestitures, Financial Restructuring

6. M&A Decisions and Valuation

7. Limited Liability, Agency and Information Asymmetry

8. Agency in the Context of Corporate Value and Corporate Governance

9. International Financial Management - Concepts

10. International Financial Management - Execution

11. Industry-Specific Issues in Financial Management

12. Practitioners' Cases in Financial Management

13. A Review of Corporate Financial Issues and their Application

14. Consultations on Selected Topics

Last update: Švecová Lenka (13.05.2022)
Course completion requirements -

Active participation in lectures (min. 3/4), final project.

Last update: Vlachý Jan (12.09.2023)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Obhajoba individuálního projektu 0.1 3
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Práce na individuálním projektu 0.9 25
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