Course Details

St Tran:Financial Institutions

This course will explore some practical aspects relating to the U.S. commercial banking industry. Banks perform a unique role in the economic sphere and unlike most other private enterprises, are subject to extensive and comprehensive regulation and supervision. As a foundation to various simulations/workshops completed during this course, students will first be acquainted with the fundamentals of the current regulatory systems governing the operation of different classes of commercial financial institutions. Attention will be given to the dramatic changes brought about in the industry by the passage of the Dodd-Frank Act, which is the most significant banking legislation in the past fifty years, many of the provisions of which are now under assault. PRE-REQUISITES/RESTRICTIONS: BUSCOM 602L Corporations or BUSCOM 601S Business Associations. For International LLM students, Corporations or Business Associations (or equivalent prior experience) is a co-requisite.

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 633Z
Additional Course Information: Business Concentration Elective,  Experiential Learning


Course History

Fall 2018
Title: St Tran:Financial Institutions
Faculty: Freechack, John E. (courses | profile)
Fleetwood, Robert (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 18

Fall 2017
Title: Structuring Transactions: Financial Institutions
Faculty: Freechack, John E. (courses | profile)
Fleetwood, Robert (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 13

Fall 2016
Title: Structuring Transactions: Financial Institutions
Faculty: Freechack, John E. (courses | profile)
Fleetwood, Robert (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 25

Fall 2015
Title: Structuring Transactions: Financial Institutions
Faculty: Freechack, John E. (courses | profile)
Fleetwood, Robert (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 24