Studying at the University of Verona

Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

A.A. 2015/2016

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
primo semestre Sep 28, 2015 Jan 8, 2016
Secondo Semestre Magistrali Feb 22, 2016 Jun 1, 2016
Exam sessions
Session From To
appelli sessione invernale Jan 11, 2016 Feb 13, 2016
appelli sessione estiva Jun 6, 2016 Jul 9, 2016
Appelli sessione autunnale Aug 29, 2016 Sep 16, 2016
Degree sessions
Session From To
sessione autunnale Dec 11, 2015 Dec 18, 2015
sessione invernale Apr 6, 2016 Apr 8, 2016
sessione estiva Sep 13, 2016 Sep 14, 2016
Holidays
Period From To
vacanze natalizie Dec 23, 2015 Jan 5, 2016
vacanze pasquali Mar 25, 2016 Mar 29, 2016
vacanze estive Aug 8, 2016 Aug 27, 2016

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Economics Teaching and Student Services Unit.
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Exam calendar

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Academic staff

B C D F G L M O P R S V

Borello Giuliana

giuliana.borello@univr.it 045 802 8273

Bottiglia Roberto

roberto.bottiglia@univr.it 045 802 8224

Campolmi Alessia

alessia.campolmi@univr.it 045 802 8071

Carluccio Emanuele Maria

emanuelemaria.carluccio@univr.it 045 802 8487

Centanni Silvia

silvia.centanni@univr.it 045 8425460

De Mari Michele

michele.demari@univr.it 045 802 8226

Frigo Paolo

paolo.frigo@univr.it

Grossi Luigi

luigi.grossi@univr.it 045 802 8247

Lubian Diego

diego.lubian@univr.it 045 802 8419

Mariani Francesca

francesca.mariani@univr.it 045 8028736

Minozzo Marco

marco.minozzo@univr.it 045 802 8234

Oliva Immacolata

immacolata.oliva@univr.it +39 0458028768

Pichler Flavio

flavio.pichler@univr.it 045 802 8273

Renò Roberto

roberto.reno@univr.it 045 802 8526

Rossi Francesco

francesco.rossi@univr.it 045 8028067

Rutigliano Michele

michele.rutigliano@univr.it 0458028610

Scricciolo Catia

catia.scricciolo@univr.it 045 802 8341

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

CURRICULUM TIPO:
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
9
C
(SECS-P/11)
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
6
B
(SECS-P/01)
9
B
(SECS-S/06)
ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-S/03)
6
B
(SECS-P/09)
6
F
(-)

1° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
9
C
(SECS-P/11)
9
B
(SECS-P/11)
6
B
(SECS-P/01)
9
B
(SECS-S/06)

2° Year

ModulesCreditsTAFSSD
9
B
(SECS-S/03)
6
B
(SECS-P/09)
6
F
(-)
Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°

Legend | Type of training activity (TTA)

TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.




SPlacements in companies, public or private institutions and professional associations

Teaching code

4S02484

Coordinatore

Roberto Renò

Credits

9

Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)

SECS-S/06 - MATHEMATICAL METHODS OF ECONOMICS, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL SCIENCES

Language

Italian

Period

primo semestre dal Sep 28, 2015 al Jan 8, 2016.

Learning outcomes

The course is prepared for students with basic prerequisites of probability and statistics, and of financial and insurance markets.
The objective of the course is to describe the main risks which can have an impact on the banking and insurance activity, and to provide to the students the main mathematical and statistical methodologis for risk evaluation and control. The course will also introduce the guidelines of the regulatory framework for risk control.

Program

1. Interest rate risk
a. The repricing gap model
b. Duration and convexity
c. Cash-flow mapping
d. Liquidity risk
2. Market risk
a. Parametric VaR
b. Methods for volatility estimation
c. Non-parametric VaR. Simulation methods: Monte Carlo and historical simulations
d. Stress testing and back-testing
e. Expected shortfall
3. Credit risk
a. Credit scoring, logit and probit regressions
b. Merton's model
c. Revovery rate
d. Rating
4. Operational risk
a. Measuring extreme risks
b. The generalized Pareto distribution
c. Catastrophal risks. Elements of Extreme Value Theory
5. Regulation in banks and insurance
a. Capital requirements
b. The Basel agreements
c. Solvency II

Textbooks
Resti e Sironi, Rischio e valore nelle banche, Egea Ed.
(English edition: Resti and Sironi, Risk management and shareholders's value in banking, Wiley)
Furhter reading:
Christoffersen, Elements of financial risk management, Elsevier Ed.
Embrechts, Kluppelberg, Mikosh, Modelling Extremal Events for Insurance and Finance, Springer Ed.

Examination Methods

Written Exam (50%) + Project Work (50%).
The Project Work, to be decided with the Teacher, is a small paper, with length less than 10 pages, which illustratates the valuation of the risk of an actual financial or insurance portfolio. The Project Work needs to be completed to gain access to the written exam.

Type D and Type F activities

Modules not yet included

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Graduation

List of theses and work experience proposals

theses proposals Research area
Tesi di laurea magistrale - Tecniche e problemi aperti nel credit scoring Statistics - Foundational and philosophical topics
Il metodo Monte Carlo per la valutazione di opzioni americane Various topics

Gestione carriere


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