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Investment Management

Investment Management

Code: FIE3LF102
Scope: 5 ECTS
Timing: semester 6
Language: English
Curriculum: GLOBBA16
Course level: Specialisation studies
Course type: elective

Starting level and linkage with other courses
Prerequisite: FIE3LF101 Introduction to Corporate Finance.

Learning outcomes
You understand key roles and operations of financial markets. You can link theories and practices of investment management. You can prepare and analyse corporate valuations. You will be able to show detailed understanding of the decisions related to corporate valuation. You understand valuation principles of financial instruments. You can analyse alternative investment decision and alternative funding sources. You recognize and understand the effects of capital markets in financial decision-making situations.


  • capital market operations in corporate funding situations
  • corporate valuation in practice
  • company analysis in equity and debt finance situations
  • valuation of stocks, bonds and derivative instruments
  • portfolio management issues
  • investor behaviour in decision making

Recognising and validating prior learning (RPL)
If you have acquired the required competence in previous work tasks, recreational activities or on another course, you can show the competence with a demonstration and progress faster through your studies. More information and instructions for RPL are available at MyNet.

Cooperation with the business community
Guest lectures, annual reports and project work

An international case company and benchmarking the closest competitors in multicultural student teams.

Course formats
Contact and distant sessions or educationalisation.

Students' performance is graded on the following scale: Excellent (5), Very good (4), Good (3), Satisfactory (2), Fair (1), Fail (0).
A link to the joint assessment grid. The assessment of one’s own learning.

Course teacher(s)
Arto Elomaa

Learning materials
Materials to be announced in the implementation plan.