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FMGT 4570 - Money and Banking

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Emphasizes the economic way of thinking by developing a unifying framework to study money, banking and financial markets. This analytic framework uses a few basic economic concepts to organize your thinking about the determination of asset prices, the structure of financial markets, bank management and the role of money in the economy.

Prerequisite(s)

ECON 2100 and ECON 2200

Credits

5.5

Cost

$771.03

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 33619

Tue Sep 07 - Tue Nov 30 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 30 Tue 18:00 - 22:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 313

Instructor

Eddy Fung

Course Outline

Cost

$771.03

Notes

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Justify why financial intermediaries exist, and assess the role of transaction costs and informational asymmetry in financial systems.
  • Outline why the relative importance of financial intermediaries and financial markets is different around the world, and how bank-based systems differ from market-based systems.
  • Analyse how risks affects the return of a risky asset, and hence how risk affects the value of the asset in equilibrium under the fundamental asset pricing paradigms.
  • Assess whether stock prices reflect all available information, and evaluate the empirical evidence on informational efficiency in financial markets.
  • Evaluate the main types of risks faced by banks, and use the main techniques employed by banks to manage their risks.
  • Categorize the key reasons for and against the regulation of banking systems, and evaluate why banks need regulation.
  • Compare the differences between fixed and flexible exchange rates and the consequences on the workings of monetary policy.
  • Evaluate the effects of monetary policy in different exchange rate regimes.
  • Assess the main channels of the monetary transmission mechanism, through which monetary policy have real effects on the economy.

Effective as of Winter 2012

Related Programs

FMGT 4570 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

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