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ECF2210 Capital Markets II
Credit Points: 15
ECF1110 Economics I
ECF1120 Finance I

This unit aims to develop a fundamental and practical understanding of the workings of the financial system.  The unit concentrates on money markets, debt markets, equity markets, foreign exchange and derivative markets. It reviews the major participants in each of these markets, their functions and relationships and their role in the economy.  Students will also investigate the different options for, and implications of, regulation.  There will be a strong focus on current and emerging issues, both domestically and internationally.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAAAJEconomics Major
MAAAAIFinance Major
MIAAAEFinance Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013