4837 International Financial Management II
Daniel Hill, MSc (WU), Univ.Prof. Dr. Margarethe Rammerstorfer
  • LV-Typ
  • Semesterstunden
  • Unterrichtssprache
12.02.2019 bis 20.02.2019
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Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Bachelor
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Dienstag 26.02.2019 11:00 - 14:00 D4.0.127
Mittwoch 27.02.2019 11:00 - 14:00 D4.0.136
Donnerstag 28.02.2019 11:00 - 14:00 D4.0.133
Dienstag 02.04.2019 10:00 - 12:00 TC.0.01 ERSTE
Dienstag 07.05.2019 10:00 - 12:00 TC.0.01 ERSTE
Dienstag 14.05.2019 11:00 - 14:00 D1.1.078
Mittwoch 15.05.2019 11:00 - 14:00 EA.5.040
Donnerstag 16.05.2019 11:00 - 14:00 TC.3.10
Dienstag 28.05.2019 10:00 - 12:00 TC.0.01 ERSTE
Dienstag 04.06.2019 10:00 - 12:00 TC.0.02 Red Bull

Inhalte der LV

  1. Globalization and the Multinational Firm
  2. International Monetary System
  3. Balance of Payments
  4. Corporate Governance around the World
  5. The Market for Foreign Exchange
  6. International Parity Relationships and Forecasting Foreign Exchange rates
  7. Futures and Options on Foreign Exchange

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

The students develop an understanding of fundamental concepts of international finance.
The students gain knowledge on the foreign exchange market and important aspects of financial management of the multinational firm.
At the end of the course the student is able to convert the different currencies, decide on international investments and also account for the time value of money.
With a positive passing, the students will be able to price futures and options in the context of international markets and with respect to different currencies.

Regelung zur Anwesenheit

For this lecture participation is obligatory. Students are allowed to miss a maximum of 20% (no matter if excused or not excused).


Lectures, assignments, class participation.

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

Grading System:

In order to get a positive grade, students have to fulfill the attendance requirement. If this criterion is met, the following weighting scheme is applied:


Part I:

- Assignment (15%)

- Exam 1 (35%)


Part II:

- Classroom exercises (10%)

- Case Study (10%)

- Exam 2 (30%)


The individual components map to grades as follows:


> 90%  = 1

90% - 80%  = 2

80% - 70% = 3

70% - 60% = 4

< 60% = 5

Teilnahmevoraussetzung(en) und Vergabe von Wartelistenplätzen

For participants of the Cross-Functional Management Program and WU-incomings only

For questions concerning enrolment and waiting lists please contact the Coordinatorof the Cross-Functional Management Programme at

All students must attend the first class, otherwise they will be deregistered.


1 Autor/in: Cheol Eun; Bruce Resnick

International financial management

Verlag: McGraw-Hill Education
Auflage: 8th Edition
Anmerkungen: Capter 1-8
Jahr: 2018
Prüfungsstoff: Ja
Diplomprüfungsstoff: Ja
Empfehlung: Unbedingt notwendige Studienliteratur für alle Studierenden
Art: Buch

Empfohlene inhaltliche Vorkenntnisse

Basic knowledge in international finance!

Erreichbarkeit des/der Vortragenden

You can contact the lecturers by e-mail and

For administrative matters and registration please contact

For contacting the tutor, Maksymilian Aleksander Gut, please write an e-mail to attend his office hours.


Zuletzt bearbeitet: 05.03.2019