BFC-M-07: Insurance and Asset Management

Summer Term 2022

Course Description

This course addresses central questions in the area of insurance and asset management. After an introductory treatment of the fundamentals of insurance, students deal with the demand for insurance from a decision-theoretic point of view. Afterwards, the course treats non-life insurance by considering aspects of traditional premium calculation, individual and collective risk theory and financial insurance pricing. It
further introduces important concepts in life insurance and gives an overview on insurance regulation.

Course language: English (summer term), German (winter term)

Exam language: English

The Module in the Study Program

  • Module: BFC-M-07
  • Course level: Master
  • Recommended semester: 2
  • ECTS-Credits: 6
  • For information on the status of the course in the study program please refer to the website of the examining board ("Prüfungsausschuss")

Bibliography & Course Material

The corresponding bibliography and further information on the course can be found in the course catalogue ("Modulhandbuch") available for download through

Course material as well as information on the organizational structure of the course will be provided on the Virtual Campus. The access code will be communicated in the course of the first lecture and may be requested by e-mail to bwl-bfc(at)

Registration & Scheduling

Registration and deregistration for the exam online through FlexNow! during the official registration period of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Economics and Business Administration.


BFC-M-07: Insurance and Asset Management, Übung
Michael Herold

Seminaristischer Unterricht

BFC-M-07: Insurance and Asset Management
Michael Herold
Erste Veranstaltung am 02.05.2022 um 12:00 Uhr; alle Zeiten s.t.