(LO1) A systematic understanding, knowledge and critical awareness of the nature of equity securities and current professional practice related to equity markets.
(LO2) The application and critical appraisal of fundamental analysis to the valuation of equity securities, including residuals analysis in complex scenarios.
(LO3) A conceptual understanding of the principles underlying the equity markets and equity security valuation, including hybrids at the forefront of current practice.
(LO4) A systematic understanding, knowledge and critical appraisal of professional practice related to fixed income securities.
(LO5) The application of knowledge and understanding of applied techniques and methods to analyse yields, risks and valuation for fixed income securities in an uncertain context.
(LO6) A conceptual understanding of the principles underlying the yields, risks and valuation of fixed income securities and the application of current valuation techniques.
(S1) Problem solving. Students will be required to develop problem solving skills in lectures and practical lab sessions.
(S2) Numeracy. Numeracy skills will be developed through the application of techniques taught in lectures to various real and artificial data sets.
(S3) Commercial awareness. Within interactive lecture environment and supported self learning.
(S4) Communication skills. Communication skills will be developed through the careful interpretation and guided discussion of results in practical sessions.