BFN3104
Agency Theory
Questions
1.
In your own words, describe a principal-agent relationship. Cite 2 examples each
of explicit and nonexplicit principal-agent relationships.
2.
What is an agency cost? What are its 3 components? Cite an example of each.
3

I have bought 10 stocks throughout the simulation investment. The method use to manage
the risk is diversification. I have bought the stocks from six different industries which
include technology, trading-services, finance, industrial products, consumer p

BFN3104
Chapter 13
Questions
1.
What is product life cycle?
2.
What is business life cycle?
3.
Briefly describe the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) matrix.
4.
What is the relationship between business risk and financial risk?
Problem
5. Outline a typical pr

BFN3104
Chapter 12
Questions
1.
Define uncertainty analysis and risk analysis.
2.
Cite and briefly discuss the exchange rate equivalency model.
3.
Cite and discuss the theories and hypotheses related to the exchange rate
equivalency model.
Problem
4. Blue

BFN3104
Chapter 9
Questions
1.
What is the main purpose of financial planning?
2.
What is a forecast? Define qualitative and quantitative forecast.
3.
Explain strategic planning.
Problem
The financial results for 3 companies in the Marx Group for 2006 are

BFN3104
Chapter 10
Questions
1.
Define these terms:
Assets-in-place, growth options, nonoperating assets
Value of operations, horizon value, corporate valuation model
Value-based management, value drivers, ROIC
2.
Explain how it is possible for sales grow

BFN3104
Chapter 6
Questions
1.
Define each of the following terms:
Operating current assets; operating liabilities; net operating working capital;
operating capital.
Accounting profit; net cash flow; NOPAT; free cash flow.
Market Value Added; Economic Val

BFN3104
Chapter 2
Questions
1.
Define these terms:
Opportunity cost,
Principal-agent relationship,
Moral hazard,
Zero-sum game, and
Adverse selection.
2.
Distinguish between each of the following pairs:
a.
b.
c.
d.
Option contract and futures contract
Inv

BFN3104
Chapter 1
Questions
1.
What is finance? What is corporate financial management? What are the three
major questions that financial managers address?
2.
What are three problems associated with using profit maximization as the goal of
the firm? What

TRIMESTER 1 2014/2015
[BNA 3014 NUMERICAL ANALYSIS]
TUTORIAL 1(Part I)
1. Find the approximation of the following numbers at five significant digits.
Exact Number
25.367835
28.353215
3.785353
5.835453
6.73545
4.83275
0.005834578
3856754
2.37
8.99997
9.999

TRIMESTER 1 2014/2015
[BNA 3014 NUMERICAL ANALYSIS]
TUTORIAL 1(Part II)
1. Write the following in a way that avoids loss of significance
i.
log x log y
ii.
iii.
e x y
lim e x e x
x 0
2. Consider the function y x sin x which involved a loss of significance

Chapter 12
The Cost of Capital
Benninga et al. (2012) & Nguyen (BFN3174)
1
Learning Outcomes
The study of this chapter should enable you
to:
perform the calculation of the after-tax
cost of debt, preferred stock, and
common stock
perform the calculation

Chapter 16
Capital Budgeting
Benninga et al. (2012) and Nguyen (BFN3174)
What is Capital Budgeting?
Two big questions:
Yes-No: Should you invest money today
in a project that gives future payoffs?
Ranking: How to compare mutuallyexclusive projects? If

Open Burning in Indonesia for
Oil Palm Plantation Should be
Banned
hesis Statement
Open burning in Indonesia for oil palm
plantation by palm oil companies should
be banned as a way to clear land for
replantation because;
Open burning in Indonesia
It lead

Video games should be
encouraged as a part of learning
among children
Videogames are commonly played by kids and
teenagers from the age of 7 to 19 and it is very
well known among these age group as it
interest them the most. There is a variety of
videogam

Video games should be
encouraged as a part of learning
among children
Thesis Statement
Videogames should be encouraged
as a part of learning among children
as it ;
Contributes to fun learning
Plays a role as a stress reliever
Improves social skills
Opposi

The Calculation of Earnings Per Share
and Market Value of Equity: Should
Common Stock Equivalents Be
Included?
By
Joshua Livnat and Dan Segal
Leonard N. Stern School of Business
New York University
40 W. 4th St.
NY NY 10012
(212) 998-0022
jlivnat@stern.ny

SUMMARY OF INFORMATION ON EACH COURSE/MODULE
1
2
3
Name of Course/Module/Subject
Course/Subject Code
Status of Subject
Bank Management
BFN2044
Major: BoF, BFE
Elective: BBA Fin
4
MQF Level/Stage
Bachelor MQF Level 6
Note :
Certificate MQF Level 3
Diploma

BFN3104
Assignment #1: Individual
Corporate Value and Corporate Governance: An Assessment of the Factors
that affect Value
Corporate governance involves the manner in which shareholders objectives are implemented
and it is reflected in a companys policies

BFN3104: Corporate Financial Strategies
Finance Project on EVA and MVA
This is a group assignment consisting of 3-4 students to explore the area of corporate valuation
models, shareholders value and financial strategies. Students should search for valuati

TEACHING PLAN
A. Trimester: 2,2016/2017
B. SUBJECT INFORMATION
1.
2.
3.
Name of Subject/Module
Subject Code
Name of Subject Coordinator
International Finance
BFN3084
Chong Lee-Lee
C. LIST OF TEACHING STAFF CONTACT DETAILS:
Name
Room
Email Address
Number
<

Chapter 15
Financial Planning and Forecasting
Learning Outcomes
The study of this chapter should enable you to:
discuss the importance of financial
forecasting
forecast using percent of sales method
construct the cash budget
develop a pro forma financ

BFN3104
Capital Market Efficiency
Questions
1.
How can arbitrage be used to define a perfect market?
2.
What conditions must hold for a perfect market to exist?
3.
What does the term collective wisdom mean?
4.
What is value additivity?
5.
What is asymmetr

TRIMESTER 1 2012/2013
[BNA 3014 NUMERICAL ANALYSIS]
TUTORIAL 2
1
1. Let f ( x) 3( x 1)( x )( x 1) . Use Bisection method on the following interval to
2
find p3 .
i) [-2,1.5]
ii) [-1.25, 2.5]
(Note: use 5 decimal places for all the working)
[solution: (i)

TRIMESTER 1 2014/2015
[BNA 3014 NUMERICAL ANALYSIS]
TUTORIAL 4
1. Given a function, f(x)=cos(x), let x0=0, x1=0.3, x2=0.6 and x3=0.9.
i) Find linear polynomial P ( x) that passes through x0 and x1 , quadratic polynomial P2 ( x)
1
that passes through x0, x

TRIMESTER 1 2014/2015
[BNA 3014 NUMERICAL ANALYSIS]
TUTORIAL 3
1. Given the following equations
2 x1 3x2 x3 11
4 x2 3x3 10
2 x3 4
Find x1 , x2 and x3 by:
i) back-substitution
ii) reducing it to diagonal matrix and then solve it.
2. Solve the following equ