Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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PYLT2036 PLR4 Principles of Corporate Finance 4 ECTS
Organised by
Accounting and Finance, Pori
Person in charge
Hundal Shabnamjit
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2015–2016 X
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

The course gives a comprehensive understanding of the theory of corporate finance, capital markets, and the evaluation of different securities both from the viewpoint of managers and investors. By completing the course, the student will have an understanding of the principles of portfolio theory and its applications. Other topics covered during the course are evaluation of valuing bond, stocks, and options, optimal dividend policy, agency problems and risk & return in capital markets.


The themes covered during the course include, for example, the theory of finance, valuing bond, stocks, options, portfolio theory, dividend policy, agency problems, and risk & return.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 28 h 0 h

Integrated lectures and exercises, 28 hours in total

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English
  • In English

Integrated lectures and exercises

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
Written exam

Recommended year of study

2. year autumn

2nd year, II period

Study materials

1. Principles of corporate finance (9th edition or newer). McGraw-Hill Irwin, Boston. Brealey, Richard A.; Myers, Stewart C.; Franklin, A. (2008), 0-07-286946-1.  (As informed by the lecturer).

2. Articles and other material as instructed by the lecturer.

Suggested supplementary reading:

3. Yritysrahoitus. Edita, Helsinki., Niskanen, Jyrki; Niskanen, Mervi (2007 or newer), 978-951-37-4895-1. (As informed by the lecturer)

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Turku School of Economics, Pori
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Turku School of Economics, Pori
Turku School of Economics, Pori
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