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Multinational Business Finance

level of course unit


Learning outcomes of course unit

Students will gain an understanding of the fundamental concepts and proven methods of global financial management and will be able to apply them.
Students will be able to apply this knowledge particularly in the international setting of multinational corporations.

prerequisites and co-requisites


course contents

This course will look at the standpoint of a multi-national company. Particular focus will be placed on specific financing possibilities on the international capital markets, as well as specific financing tools such as interest rate and currency swaps, futures, asset-backed securities and currency hedging.

recommended or required reading

Eiteman/Stonehill/Moffett (2012). Multinational Business Finance. Addison-Wesley Longman.
Bergmann (Ed.) (2010). Handbook of Business and Finance: Multinational Companies, Venture Capital and Non-Profit Organizations. Nova Science.
Moffett/Stonehill/Eiteman (2013). Fundamentals of Multinational Finance. Pearson Education.

assessment methods and criteria

Written exam and/or scientific paper and/or presentation

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


course-hours-per-week (chw)


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, group work, presentation and task discussion

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Dipl.-Kffr., Dr. Galkiewicz Dominika

year of study

1st year

recommended optional program components

not specified

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable