The Bloomberg Trading Room
Known as one of the most remarkable trade centres among French business schools, this room is equipped with 12 triple screen stations and wall screens broadcasting financial news continuously. It can accommodate up to 25 students at a time and is often a hive of activity. Bloomberg provides a large volume of information and real data, the same as that used by professionals and operators in trading rooms and banks.
Institutional Markets Dynamics You will analyse financial innovations and developments, through an economic analysis of financial markets (Bale III, Fixed income, Carbon Finance Market, rating).
Financial Mathematics & VBA To supply the essential foundations of financial calculation; to explore the concepts and state-of-the-art methods in integrating ERP.
Derivatives, Risk and Hedging To introduce principles of derivatives and to present the basic concepts behind options, futures, forwards, swap, convertible debt and VaR.
Financial Strategy Provides theoretical and analytical knowledge required in making financial policy decisions on what projects and other business activities a firm should invest in.
Merger and Acquisition Strategic context regarding mergers & acquisitions from an international perspective. It includes an overview of corporate restructuring through analysis of M&As, overview of causes of financial distress, key indicators, crisis management and solutions.
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance and Financial planning Introducing you to the role and objectives of financial managers and the information they use in applying valuation principles to make optimal decisions.
Chrono Diagnosis In groups of four to six students, you will prepare a strategic diagnosis of a company quoted in France or abroad (equity research report and M&A report).
Research Methods Research methods for business students and preparation for writing a dissertation.
Preparation and training for the CFA certification
Financial statements and modern accounting principles, interpretation of financial statements and ‘window dressing’. Credit and risk analysis (liquidity risk analysis and ratios). Introduction to the theory and application of consolidated financial statements taking an IFRS approach.
Options, Futures and derivatives
Provides the basic concepts of Derivatives trading and pricing. You will learn the common principles of Derivatives; their uses, how their contracts are designed, and their pricing.
LBO, Private Equity & Valuation
Give the students the principles of a financial transaction with leverage (IPO, LBO, MBO). we focus our attention on what is generally referred to as enterprise valuation.
Advanced Corporate Finance
The modern corporate is a very efficient and effective means of raising capital, obtaining needed resources and generating products and services.
Enterprise Risk Management
Enterprise risk managers provide the leadership, innovation, and management necessary to identify, evaluate, manage, and monitor an organization's portfolio of risks.
Tax aspects of transactions and restructuring
To familiarize the students with the major principles that govern the tax system of companies (Merger, splits, asset transfers.
Meeting with professionals in the banking industry, financial and market industry.
Strategy and Business Modeling
You discover different strategic tools to evaluate environmental threats and opportunities, including the industry competitive forces analysis. You learn how to identify company strengths and weaknesses and how to develop competencies.
Students have the exclusive opportunity to attend financial and investment conferences specific to student’s interests.
100% English taught
Small class size
September to July
Applicants should have a non-French Bachelor’s degree (3 or 4 years) or 240 ECTS in mathematics, statistics, economy, engineering, business or equivalent subject.
Tuition fee for the MSc Corporate Finance & Investment Banking is €14,000. This rate is guaranteed throughout your course and is all-inclusive covering tuition, academic support, campus facilities, conferences and field trips.
For the September 2023 intake we are offering 29 merit-based scholarships for talented students coming from all around the world.
The sooner you apply, the greater your chances
80% of the scholarships will be distributed proportionately from the 15th of December 2022 to the 15th of April 2023 throughout a monthly assessment made by International Development Division. The residual 20% will be allocated between the 15th of April to the 15th of June on a rolling basis.
Calendar of scholarships will be as follows:
The sooner you apply, the greater your chances
Graduates of MSc Corporate Finance & Investment Banking will be able to hold various positions, internationally, in the fields of corporate finance and market finance in investment institutions and banks, such as:
Career tracks in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking include:
Senior Auditor, KPMG
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