Portugal, Lisbon

International Financial Management

when 2 July 2014 - 25 July 2014
duration 4 weeks
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 1100

Integrated within the Summer School Lisbon 2014 project, this programme covers two topics (1.The Foreign Exchange Market and FX Risk Management; 2.Corporate Finance and International Finance) relevant for both global investors and firms with operations in several countries.

Course leader

Programme Director: Professor António Robalo

Summer Schools Coordinator: Ana Raquel Ferreira

Target group

Any student at bachelor or master level.

Course aim

At the end of the course, students should have a thorough understanding of:

- How the exchange rate market works;

- What determines the exchange rate;

- Hedging of currency risk;

- International cost of capital and capital structure;

- International capital budgeting;

- Financing decisions in foreign currency.

Fee info

EUR 1100: Fee includes: tuition; course materials; team-building event; classes of Portuguese History and Culture; classes of Survival Portuguese Language; company visits; use of the library, PC labs and ISCTE-IUL facilities; public transportation card for one month in Lisbon; organization of leisure activities; airport pick-up service; welcome and farewell dinner.


There is no scholarship available for summer schools.