Vikas Mehrotra

Professor, Department of Finance
Term Lecturer, Alberta School of Business - MO Student Services and Program Delivery

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

FIN 488 - Selected Topics in Finance

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Normally restricted to third- and fourth-year Business students. Prerequisites: FIN 301 or consent of Department. Additional prerequisites may be required.

LECTURE B1 (43688)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
W 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)


FIN 673 - Mergers, Restructuring, and Corporate Control

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Financial and economic aspects of corporate mergers, asset restructuring, downsizing, and financial restructuring are examined. Particular attention is paid to valuation and shareholder wealth effects of mergers. Relations between corporate ownership and financial structure and performance are investigated. The course also examines anti-takeover devices and their effect on corporate performance. Finally, international mergers are examined from a strategic perspective. Prerequisite: FIN 501 or FIN 503.

LECTURE B1 (43696)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
W 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)


FIN 501 - Managerial Finance

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Fundamental concepts in asset valuation are discussed within the context of simple asset pricing models and efficient financial markets. This course introduces the valuation of financial assets such as bonds and stocks. Further topics include the issuing of financial securities, leverage, dividend policy, cash management, and derivative securities. Credit will not be given for FIN 501 when FIN 503 has been completed. Prerequisites: ACCTG 501, BUEC 503, and MGTSC 501.

LECTURE B1 (43692)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
T 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

LECTURE X50 (90884)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
T 18:30 - 21:30 (TBD)


BUS 875 - Special Topics

★ 3 (fi 32)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Topics will vary from year to year. Restricted to Executive MBA students only.

LECTURE B2 (45619)
2021-01-16 - 2021-01-16
S 08:30 - 16:20 (TBD)

2021-02-18 - 2021-02-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-40A)

2021-03-18 - 2021-03-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-40A)

2021-04-17 - 2021-04-17
S 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-40A)

2021-01-16 - 2021-01-16
S 08:30 - 16:20 (TBD)

2021-02-18 - 2021-02-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-40B)

2021-03-18 - 2021-03-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-40B)

2021-04-17 - 2021-04-17
S 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-40B)

2021-01-16 - 2021-01-16
S 08:30 - 16:20 (TBD)

2021-02-18 - 2021-02-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-13)

2021-03-18 - 2021-03-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-13)

2021-04-17 - 2021-04-17
S 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-13)

2021-01-16 - 2021-01-16
S 08:30 - 16:20 (TBD)

2021-02-18 - 2021-02-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-26)

2021-03-18 - 2021-03-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-26)

2021-04-17 - 2021-04-17
S 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-26)

2021-01-16 - 2021-01-16
S 08:30 - 16:20 (TBD)

2021-02-18 - 2021-02-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-28)

2021-03-18 - 2021-03-18
H 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-28)

2021-04-17 - 2021-04-17
S 08:30 - 16:20 (BUS 5-28)