The changing environment of the banking industry, with the implementation, among others, of Basel II and the MIFID European Directive, brings a range of new challenges for the financial industry.
Skills acquired in this master program
* Thorough understanding of the theory and practice of price formation in financial markets, with applications to equity valuation as well as to the determination of the term structure of interest rates and contingent claim pricing
* Ability to analyze the problems of managing banks and other financial institutions using Economic Theory
* Ability to price and hedge derivatives and complex financial instruments in a dynamic setting applying the tools of Mathematical Finance
* Ability to apply Econometric Analysis to implement asset pricing models and to measure and manage financial risks*
Ability to analyze Corporate Finance problems.