New NDIGI Classes
Emerging Market Investing (FIN 44530)
An innovative finance elective taught in the spring of 2017 for students studying abroad in London. The course will use case studies and lectures to provide an in-depth look at emerging markets and global investing. Dynamic classroom experience focused on analyzing real-time geopolitical and economic developments. The course is being taught by a leading London based investment professional. Course pre-reqs or concurrent requirements are: Advanced Corporate Finance (FIN 30400) and Investment Theory (FIN 30600).
Applied Private Equity (FIN 4xxxx)
Application Only. A new advanced course begining in Fall 2017 that will provide an opportunity for students to practice private equity in a setting as close to real as possible. The course will combine lectures that introduce core concepts with investment projects that emphasize practical application. Through the project work, students will have the opportunity to work directly with private equity firms on a feasible yet challenging investment assignment. Classroom sessions will feature notable guest speakers and the class is designed to mimic the natural business interaction that occurs between senior and junior investment professionals.
International Portfolio Management Practicum (FIN 35520)
Application Only. One credit class offered for students studying on campus. Accepted students will travel to London during Spring Break 2017 for a week of real-world interaction and case study with a leading London-based investment management firm. This course is being offered in conjunction with the Notre Dame Investment Office.