Nantes, France

Foreign Currency Speculation

when 4 January 2017 - 17 January 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 500

This course will provide the necessary theoretical and practical tools for conducting a firm's foreign currency trades, offsetting its exchange risk, and for speculating within the global currency markets.

Please note: Students taking this cours, should also take either take "Value Creation in M&As", "Business & Management Ethics" or "Strategic Alliances & Mergers Acquisitions" of the Audencia Winter Program, as they would otherwise have several days off during the week.

Application deadline: November 15th, 2016

Course leader

Contact Sarah Morkowsky, Winter Program Manager: for more details

Target group

Graduate students

Course aim

The objectives of the course are (1) to give you a set of tools to facilitate the selection of an appropriate strategy for M&As, (2) to study the financial aspects linked to the value creation in M&As. There are two modules in this course. The first module lays out the basic ideas pertaining to a strategy of corporate development with M&As. The second module relies on the value creation from the financial point of view.

Credits info

3 EC
3 ECTS - 1,5 US credits

Fee info

EUR 500: 500 Euros/module for free movers
EUR 0: No tuition fees for students from Audencia's partner institutions