FINC624-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Asset Pricing

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

This occurrence is not offered


An examination and analysis of theories and applications of asset pricing.

This course is designed to equip students with a deeper understanding of selected topics in empirical asset pricing. The course covers topics ranging from ex-ante variables for predicting assets returns, testing capital asset pricing models asymmetry, tests of arbitrage pricing theory, momentum, value strategies, segmentation of stock markets and others. The course will also focus on important issues for the hedge fund industry. Students will discuss popular trading strategies and their risk profiles.


Subject to approval of the Head of Department.

Course Coordinator

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance Head of Department


This is a condensed course to be taught in Term Three.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $982.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance.

All FINC624 Occurrences

  • FINC624-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020 - Not Offered