EF4331: International Finance and Banking
All correspondence should take place through canvas.cityu.edu.hk. The course covers 1) the exchange rate and the current account, and relates their determination to world capital markets and the domestic macroeconomy and 2) financial instruments that facilitate management of foreign exchange risks for international businesses. Topics concerning the economics of cryptocurrencies (e.g., valuation of Bitcoin) are also introduced.
EF5042: Corporate Finance
All correspondence should take place through canvas.cityu.edu.hk. This course covers issues and analytical tools relevant for valuing projects, divisions and corporations. Topics include theories of discounted cash flow valuation (DCF) and relative valuation using market multiples. Click here for more course information.
Despite being an introductory course in corporate finance, I emphasize on practical applications of valuation methodologies. Students are expected to complete group projects that are critiqued in class by industry practitioners at the end of the semester. My objective is to facilitate student interactions with practitioners in Hong Kong who extensively use the valuation techniques taught in the course.
Companies represented by past industry participants are listed below: