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Introduction to international finance

Globalisation has facilitated the lifting of constraints (physical, customs and tax) and the free flow of capital. International finance is more than ever at the heart of companies’ strategic decisions. This course will help you understand how to identify risk factors, understand foreign exchange markets and the management of international financial risks.
Who this is for

​All those exercising a professional activity related to international finance or in relation with financial experts


​8 weeks (3 hours of learning time per week)


​Contact us


€780 excluding tax
In-company training: contact us 


​​Céline Brocard
+33 4 93 95 32 48


  1. Become familiar with the financial implications of national economies' integrations through trade and financial flows
  2. Understand the importance of international parities and exchange rates for businesses
  3. Become cognisant of the need to manage international financial risks

Training programme 

Week 1 - Pre-requisites

Global Frame: International finance risks & opportunities

Week 2 to 5 - Knowledge acquisition 

Week 2 - Identifying the international risk factors
Week 3 - A window on the foreign exchange market and its impact on the business environment
Week 4 - Debunking international financial markets interactions
Week 5 - International financial risk management

Week 6 and 7 - Implementation through case study

Week 6 - Case study in groups
Week 7 - Webinar (case study debrief)

Week 8 - Roadmap for action 

In-Company Implementation


Knowledge of the basics of finance

Monitoring and evaluation

Quizzes and evaluations, group case study, exercises done individually.

Technical and pedagogical means

  • Distance learning and certification, with an eight-week format adapted to your operational constraints 
  • An immersive digital platform to access at any time a wide range of resources (courses, videos, articles...) and learn in complete freedom & mobility
  • Pedagogy that encourage and facilitate interaction and collaboration between participants, through integration into a community of learners facilitated by the professor. Students carry out a case study and benefit from the corrections made by the professor during the evaluation work
  • A final assignment to facilitate transferring what you have learned in the course to your own job.

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