82128 - Corporate Valuation Models

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures
  • Campus: Forli
  • Corso: First cycle degree programme (L) in Economics and business (cod. 9202)

Learning outcomes

The goal is to provide either the basic skills or elements of some more advanced topics in financial mathematics with a problem solving approach and to develop the skills to build a spreadsheet of the solutions. At the end of the course the student is able to: - solve the problems of financial evaluation under certainty; - create spreadsheets that implement these solutions; - recognize some hedging and optimizations problems of financial choices.

Course contents

1. Simple operations, bonds.
2. Main financial regimes. Term structure of interest rates.
3. Compound operations: Annuities, Amortization plans.
4. Duration and financial immunization.
5. Invetsments choice.
6. Financial Mathematics with excel.


L. Barzanti, A. Pezzi; Matematica Finanziaria - Manuale operativo con Applicazioni in Excel, Seconda Edizione; Esculapio, 2014.

L. Barzanti, A. Pezzi; Problemi Risolti di Matematica Finanziaria - Esercizi e Casi di Studio; Esculapio, 2014.

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons

Assessment methods

Written exam

Evaluation of learning

  • <18 insufficient
  • 18-23 sufficient
  • 24-27 good 
  • 28-30 very good
  • 30 cum laude excellent

Office hours

See the website of Giacomo Bormetti


Quality education Decent work and economic growth

This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.