105.636 Financial Markets, Financial Intermediation and Capital Investment
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 2.5h, 3.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.5
  • Credits: 3.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • set up and analyze financial contracts and cooperation,
  • explain and draw up corporate finance and loan agreements,
  • assemble and evaluate portfolio insurance strategies,
  • specify the tasks and structure of the supervisory authorities,
  • explain the organization and function of the stock exchange,
  • specify capital market products and explain their functions,
  • explain, implement and assemble asset allocation and portfolio management and
  • discuss the roles and effects of central banks and interest rates.

Subject of course


1. Introduction
2. Contracts and Cooperation
3. Corporate financing and credit agreement
4. Portfolio Insurance Strategies
5. FMA, OeNB and ECB
6. Stock exchanges
7. Capital markets products
8. Central banks and interest rates


Teaching methods

Lecture and examples

Mode of examination


Additional information

Book (chapters 1-6 of the lecture):
M. Predota, Finanzmärkte, Finanzintermediation und Kapitalanlage, Verlag facultas.wuv, 2020



Course dates

Thu17:00 - 20:0009.03.2023FH Hörsaal 3 - MATH Hörsaaltermin
Thu17:00 - 19:0027.04.2023 - 25.05.2023FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Hörsaaltermin
Financial Markets, Financial Intermediation and Capital Investment - Single appointments
Thu09.03.202317:00 - 20:00FH Hörsaal 3 - MATH Hörsaaltermin
Thu27.04.202317:00 - 19:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Hörsaaltermin
Thu25.05.202317:00 - 19:00FH Hörsaal 7 - GEO Hörsaaltermin

Examination modalities

Written Exam (Examples and multiple choice)


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu12:00 - 14:0027.06.2024FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written07.05.2023 00:00 - 20.06.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung 2024S
Fri12:00 - 14:0027.09.2024FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written29.06.2024 00:00 - 20.09.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung 2024S (Nebentermin)
Fri13:00 - 15:0021.02.2025FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written01.01.2025 00:00 - 14.02.2025 23:59TISSPrüfung 2024S (letzter Termin)
Thu12:00 - 14:0026.06.2025FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written01.04.2024 00:00 - 19.06.2025 23:59TISSPrüfung 2025S
Tue13:00 - 15:0030.09.2025FH Hörsaal 1 - MWB written01.07.2025 00:00 - 23.09.2025 23:59TISSPrüfung 2025S (Nebentermin)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.12.2022 00:00 05.03.2023 23:59 30.03.2023 23:59

Registration modalities

Wer die Voraussetzung - mindestens eine der angegebenen LVAen absolviert zu haben - durch eine oder mehrere ähnliche LVAen von anderen Universitäten erfüllt, soll sich an den Vortragenden bzw. das FAM-office (fam@fam.tuwien.ac.at) wenden.


The student must have at least 1 of the course(s) completed listed below:



Previous knowledge

Financial mathematics (Bachelor)

Preceding courses

Continuative courses