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Delgado, Francisco A. Senior Instructor

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  • My current research activity is in the area of performance evaluation of different active managers both traditional as well as alternative and the replication of Hedge Funds.

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  • BADM 1260 - First-Year Global Experience
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    In today's world of increased mobility, globally aware students have more choices for employment upon graduation and are immediately ready to contribute in global environments. They are aware of global issues and cultural differences, and their global mindset allows them to recognize good ideas from whenever they might come and new market/product opportunities wherever they might exist. This course is the first step toward the development of a global mindset. It provides a meaningful global experience to first-year business students through an in-depth perspective of a specific country or region outside the United States and a short academic trip to the region.
  • ESBM 4570 - Entrepreneurial Finance
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Focuses on the financial concepts, issues, methods and industry practices relevant to entrepreneurial decision makers. Addresses a variety of topics including financial valuation, various sources of funds, structures and legal issues in arranging financing, the private and public venture capital markets, and preparation for, and execution of, an initial public securities offering. Provides an understanding of the segments of the capital markets specializing in start-ups and growth financing.
  • FNCE 2010 - Fundamentals of Financial Analysis
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Prepares students for financial analysis. Covers mathematical and statistical topics required for such analysis, including derivatives, optimization, integration, probability, inference and regression. Students will become proficient in using the tools and applying them to various financial contexts using analytics Excel, and R.
  • FNCE 3030 - Investment and Portfolio Management
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Develops modern portfolio theory and applies it to pricing both individual assets and portfolios of assets. Topics include Markowitz portfolio selection model, capital asset pricing model, arbitrage pricing theory, bonds, portfolio performance measurement, and issues of market efficiency. Formerly FNCE 4030.
  • FNCE 4831 - Seminar in Investment Management
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019
    The purpose of this course is for students to understand the investment management profession. The course is designed to be a blend of theory and practice. Extends the basic principles of security analysis, asset pricing theory, portfolio construction, and portfolio performance evaluation. Students will apply these principles in determining, over the semester, how to manage the CU investment fund.
  • INBU 4200 - International Financial Management
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019
    Examines the financial policies and problems associated with firms doing business internationally. Topics include the foreign exchange environment, country risk, managing foreign exchange exposure, international working capital management, international capital budgeting, and international financial markets.
  • MBAX 6111 - Entrepreneurial Finance
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Addresses a variety of topics including financial valuation, various sources of funds, structures and legal issues in arranging financing, the private and public venture capital markets, and preparation for, and execution of, an initial public securities offering.
  • MBAX 6230 - International Financial Management
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Examines the financial procedures, policies, and risks faced by firms conducting business internationally. Topics include examining the international finance environment, managing foreign exchange risk exposure, managing international working capital, conducting analysis, and developing an understanding of international financial markets.

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