The Finance Organization is a multi-faceted team who provides consistent, accurate and timely guidance to our leaders to drive EA’s digital transformation. As our programme contains at least 70 percent of the CFA body of knowledge, you will benefit from a head start towards the internationally recognised CFA qualification. Simon’s MSF program is STEM-designated, allowing international students to stay in the US for up to 36 months. Learn how to determine a firm’s cost of capital, plan mergers and acquisitions, bring companies to the stock exchange, restructure corporations, make portfolio investment decisions, quantify risks, and hedge them using various derivative instruments.
You could also choose to study finance in developing economies, or specific financial systems, such as Islamic finance. We proactively promoting knowledge transfer by organizing a variety of seminars and events, including our annual finance symposium. However, many employers now seek graduates with a master’s degree, preferably in business administration, finance, or economics.
Electives include Value Investing, Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity and International Finance. The full-time, 36-credit MS in Finance is ideal for students with limited or no professional work experience, while the part-time program was created for working professionals advancing in their careers. This may include the objective of business, targets set, and results in financial terms, e.g., the target set for sale, resulting cost, growth, required investment to achieve the planned sales, and financing source for the investment.
A practical approach designed to equip students with the necessary theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills for a successful career in the world of finance. In the second term you will also be able to choose to specialise either in: Corporate Finance, Energy Finance and Markets, or Investment. Leading with Finance is designed for individuals who need to look at their business from a deeper financial perspective and who wish to gain the skills and confidence needed to make and convey better financial decisions.
The Career Management Center along with the Simon Finance and Investment Club offer support and professional development opportunities for MS in Finance students. Our faculty provides knowledge transfer in a number of ways and consults and provides advice regularly to several premier policy-making institutions, including the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Bank of England, the US Federal Reserve and a wide range of financial corporations in the City of London.
If you are ready to take your career to the next level and gain a thorough understanding of finance to enhance your leadership skills, HBX can help. Note: Fulltime Financial Management students who receive less than 65% in this course will need to complete FMGT 2100 with a grade of 70 or better before entering Level 3. Prerequisite: FMGT 1105 (or FMGT 1100 with 70 or better.).
Researchers in experimental finance can study to what extent existing financial economics theory makes valid predictions and therefore prove them, and attempt to discover new principles on which such theory can be extended and be applied to future financial decisions. He has a PhD in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a Master in Economics from Nova School of Business and Economics, and a Licenciatura in Business from ISCTE.