Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

BF2201 Investments

Acad Unit: 4
Pre-requisite: AB1201 or BU8201 (B+) or RE8005

Course Description:

This is an introductory but demanding course in investments. The objective of this course is to provide students with a broad understanding of investments and portfolio management. This course covers the various investment vehicles (equity, bonds and derivatives), allocation of assets, and security markets. Students will learn valuation, portfolio construction and evaluation techniques, and apply investment techniques using EXCEL. Students are expected to review Financial Management. To maximize acquisition of new knowledge, the instructors will not cover overlapping topics with Financial Management but these topics remain examinable.