COMPGS06 - Financial Institutions and Markets

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CodeCOMPGS06 (Also taught as: COMPM026)
YearMSc
PrerequisitesAn understanding of the fundamentals macro-economics & software services.
Term1
Taught ByDonald Lawrence & Industrial SMEs
AimsThe module exposes participants to an overview of the financial information sector and interaction with global financial markets, which constitute an important application domain of computer science in the southeast UK as well as main global financial centers. The module facilitates transfer of substantial domain knowledge based on IB Analyst training program the lecturer delivers in major int’l firms. Successful candidates may continue with modules COMPGF03 &/or COMPGS07 to gain deeper understanding of  risk management & financial information systems in this domain.
Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the module,