MBA303 Recent trends and events in international finance using the appropriate financial theories – Assignment Solution
• The assignment consists of One project • Concepts included are in UNIT 1, 2 and 3. • The final assignment will be accepted in WORD format ONLY. It is mandatory to submit an EXCEL file where you explain the different calculations you made. So, both
files have to be submitted. • Wordcount is between 2000 and 2500, not including graphs and annexes.
Submission file format: Word document with all the answers.
This task is worth 40% of your overall grade for this subject.
It assesses the following learning outcomes:
• Recent trends and events in international finance using the appropriate financial theories. • Understand exchange rates and why currency values fluctuate • Understand and critically discuss economic principles behind the determination of interest rates. • Be conversant with what determines the demand and supply of money. • Communicate thoughts and critically discuss why financial institutions exist. • Evaluate and distinguish between different types of money
Given the financial international event assigned to you, prepare a complete analysis following the structure described below.
The structure of the work should be built around the following two elements:
(A) Critically evaluate the positive or negative impacts of the event on: a. Local companies (student can select 2 or 3 industries or focus on the major market indices in the country in this section). b. international finance companies operating on that country. c. Local and international finance individual investors. d. Macroeconomic indicators in the country (GDP, Interest rate, CPI, etc.). e. The citizens of the country (living in the country and abroad).
(B) Select one or two major trade partners of the country and explain how businesses and policy makers and nationals of that country benefited or were affected by the event.
For the above mentioned points, must explain the translation, transaction and economic exposure whenever required.