154-0504/02 – Banking and Capital Markets (BCM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of FinanceCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Kateřina Kořená, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Kateřina Kořená, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOR21 Ing. Kateřina Kořená, Ph.D.
NOV33 Ing. Martina Novotná, Ph.D.
NOV329 Ing. Josef Novotný, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 3+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course is focused on achieving of main knowledge of financial markets. It is divided into two parts – first part introduces banking system information and second part introduces principles of functioning of money and capital markets.

Teaching methods



The aim of the course is to get students acquainted with the role and importance of financial markets. Students will learn in this course to understand banking system and money and capital markets principles functioning. At the end of the course students should be able to grasp central and commercial banking, to distinguish particular banking products,to compare financial intermediaries, to understand types of securities, to learn investment principles including collective investment, to evaluate situation in the Czech financial market and in global financial markets.

Compulsory literature:

BODIE, Z., A. KANE and A. J. MARCUS. Investments. 10th ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2013. 1080 p. ISBN 978-0077861674. CASU, Barbara, Claudia GIRARDONE and Philip MOLYNEUX. Introduction to banking. Harlow: Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2006. 560 s. ISBN 0-273-69302-6. MISHKIN, Frederic S. and Stanley G. EAKINS. Financial Markets and Institutions. 8th ed. Boston: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2014. 704 p. ISBN 978-0133423624.

Recommended literature:

APOSTOLIK, Richard, Christopher DONOHUE and Peter WENT. Foundations of Banking Risk: an Overview of Banking, Banking Risks, and Risk-based Banking Regulation. New Jersey: Wiley, 2009. 239 p. ISBN 978-0-470-44219-7. FABOZZI, Frank J. and Franco MODIGLIANI. Capital Markets. Institutions and Instruments. 4th ed. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2009. 680 p. ISBN 0-13-715499-2. ROSE, Peter S. and Sylvia Conway HUDGINS. Bank Management & Financial Services. 9th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013. 386 p. ISBN 978-0-07-132642-1.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements



Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:


Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2017/2018 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 85 (85) 85
        Credit test Written test 85  85
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2018/2019 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T027) National Economy P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T027) National Economy P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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