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125.350 Financial Risk Management (15 credits)

This course provides an overview of the theory and practice of financial risk management or hedging. Financial risk exposures can be categorised into three areas: interest rate risk, foreign exchange risk and commodity price risk. The focus will be on the methods of identifying and measuring the impact of these exposures and the appropriate instruments to hedge the firm's exposures.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 125.230; and either 125.220 or 125.241
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 200 level.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2022 Semester One full semester Distance
2022 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus