FI 363 Financial Institutions & Markets
F2B 2010 BL
Jones, Keith T.
BBA - AccountingMBA - Master of Business Administration
18 Oct - 12 Dec
7:40 - 10:10 PM
Financial Markets & Institutions, Mishkin & Eakins edition 6, Pearson Prentice Hall,
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
Wall Street Journal
A Business Calculator
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Class Assessment: Examinations, presentations, projects, papers, etc.
Grading: Tests 25%
Final Exam 30%
Research Probe 15%
The course grade for students will be based on the overall average of homework and tests taken during the course in accordance with the weighting of the various requirements as stated in the syllabus.
All final exams in all School of Business courses will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. They will constitute 30% of the total course grade and will not be a take-home exam. They will be completed during the test week in the period designated by the registrar or by the Proctor in the case online courses. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Dean of the School of Business.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Students should conduct themselves properly at all times in the classroom, and never interrupt the instructor when he has clearly shown that lecture is in order.
One Chapter 1 (Why Study Financial Markets & Institutions
Chapter 2 (Overview of the Financial System)
Research Probe I given out
Homework 1 Given out due back 26 Oct
Two Chapter 3 (What do Interest Rates Mean)
Chapter 4(Why Do Interest Rates Change)
Homework 1 due 26 Oct
Homework 2 Given out due 2 Nov
Test I on 28 Oct
Three Chapter 9 (Money Markets)
Homework 2 due 2 Nov
Homework 3 Given out due 9 Nov
RESEARCH PROBE I DUE 4 Nov
Four Chapter 10 (The Bond Market)
Homework 3 due 9 Nov
Homework 4 given out due 16 Nov
Mid-Term on 11 Nov
Research Prop II given out due 2 Dec
Five Chapter 11 (The Stock Market)
Homework 4 due 16 Nov
Homework 5 given out due 23 Nov
Six Chapter 12 (The Mortgage Markets)
Homework 5 due 23 Nov
Homework 6 given out due 30 Nov
Test II on 25 Nov
Seven Chapter 15 (Why Do Financial Institutions Exist)
Chapter 17 (Banking and the Management of Financial Institutions
Homework 6 due 30 Nov
Research Probe II due 2 Dec
Eight Final Exam Review
Final Exam 9 Dec
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