Category Archives: Aspects techniques

La rubrique “Aspects techniques” contient des billets sur les aspects techniques de l’application SimTrade : compatibilité avec les navigateurs, architecture, bogues résolus, etc.

Stock split

Stock split In this article, Raphaël ROERO DE CORTANZE (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2018-2022) introduces the specificities of stock splits. Stock split What a stock split? A stock split is a decision by a company’s board of directors … Continue reading

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How does the stock price of a firm change according to the shift of its capital structure?

How does the stock price of a firm change according to the shift of its capital structure? In this article, Raphaël ROERO DE CORTANZE (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2018-2022) analyses the effects of the shifts of capital structure on … Continue reading

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Dividend policy

Dividend policy In this article, Raphaël ROERO DE CORTANZE (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2018-2022) analyses the effects of dividend policy on the stock price. What is a dividend? Firms that generate earnings through their activities must choose between … Continue reading

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Options

Options This article written by Akshit Gupta (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2022) presents an introduction to Options. Introduction Options is a type of derivative which gives the buyer of the option contract the right, but not the obligation, … Continue reading

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Government debt

Government debt In this article, Rodolphe Chollat-Namy (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2023) introduces you to government debt. A government debt is a debt issued and guaranteed by a government. It is then owed in the form of bonds bought by investors … Continue reading

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Examples of companies issuing bonds

Examples of companies issuing bonds In this article, Rodolphe Chollat-Namy (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2023) provides you with examples of companies issuing bonds. In order to better understand corporate bonds, it is appropriate to look at recent issues to see their … Continue reading

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Why do companies issue debt?

Why do companies issue debt? In this article, Rodolphe Chollat-Namy (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2023) provides insights into why companies issue bonds. A company can finance its activities in different ways: by internal financing (self-financing) and by external financing comprising … Continue reading

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Credit Rating Agencies

Credit Rating Agencies What are Credit Rating Agencies? Credit Rating Agencies are private companies whose main activity is to evaluate the capacity of debt issuers to meet their financial commitments. The historical agencies (Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s and Fitch Ratings) … Continue reading

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The Internal Rate of Return

The Internal Rate of Return What is the Internal Rate of Return? The Internal Rate of Return (IRR or “TRI” – “taux de rendement interne” in French) of a sequence of cash flows is the discount rate that makes the … Continue reading

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Corporate debt

Corporate debt In this article, Rodolphe Chollat-Namy (ESSEC Business School, Master in Management, 2019-2023) introduces you to corporate debt. Investors seek to determine how the different characteristics of a bond can influence its intrinsic value in order to know whether it is … Continue reading

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