Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

BF325 / BF3204 Financial Modelling

Acad Unit: 4
Pre-requisite: BF2201 / BF2201

Course Description:

This course is built on finance theory, quantitative analysis, and data mining taught in other courses. The course extensively uses Microsoft EXCEL to tackle a number of questions faced by financial analysts. Students learn how to design and develop financial models for solving complex financial questions. The course also gives students ample opportunities to experience hand-on practices on numerical analyses, graphical illustrations, and customized formatting that arise out of applications on valuing companies, forecasting financial statement, estimating costs of capital, constructing efficient portfolio, computing covariance matrix, measuring value at risk, pricing financial & real options, and implementing fixed-income analytics.