Investment and Financing I (ILV)


Course lecturer:

Honorarprofessorin MMag.a

 Ulrike Juritsch
Course numberB4.06360.23.291
Course codeI&F I
Semester of degree program Semester 2
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits3,0
Language of instruction English

The students should be able to quantify investment and financing decisions. Furthermore, students understand the interactions of investing and financing.

The goal is to enable students to prepare, negotiate and decide upon complex investment and finance analyses. The focus will be laid on general principles applicable in the private sector. At the end of the course students should… - understand the theoretical base and the practical side of corporate finance - know how companies make financing and investment decisions - find out how managers can secure the greatest possible return in exchange for accepting the smallest amount of risk - be able to use tools and techniques to value decision options - know the fundamental goals of corporate finance


Introduction to Business Administration, Bookkeeping and Accounting, Cost Accounting

  • Basics of investment and financial calculations
  • Static procedures of the investment calculation
  • Dynamic procedures of the investment calculation
  • Tools for financial decisions

Basic conditions of the local public capital spending, fiscal process, statistic and dynamic investment (present value, capital value, internal rate of return), finance plan, credit business, classic types of financial instruments (capital loan, capital investment loan, foreign currency loan), securities, credit rating analysis, factoring, leasing.

Berk, J. ; DeMarzo, P.: Corporate Finance, 3rd Edition, Pearson Education Limited, Essex 2014
Brealey, R. ; Myers, S. ; Marcus, A.: Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, 8th Edition, McGraw-Hill Education, New York 2015
Melicher, W. R. ; Norton, A. E.: Introduction to Finance: Markets, Investments, and Financial Management, 15 th edition, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken 2014
Ross, A. St ; Randolph, W. W ; Bradford, D. J.: Essentials of Corporate Finance, 8th edition, McGraw-Hill Education, New York 2014

Watson, D./Head A.: Corporate Finance – Principles and Practice, 7th edition, 2016


Lectures Questions and Discussions Group work Cases

written examination

Written exam