This note covers the following
topics: The First Option Trade, The Black-Scholes Equation, The Risk Neutral
World, Monte Carlo Methods, The Binomial Model, Derivative Contracts on
non-traded Assets and Real Options, Discrete Hedging, Derivative Contracts on
non-traded Assets and Real Options, Discrete Hedging, Jump Diffusion, Regime
Switching, Mean Variance Portfolio Optimization.
This note will examine the theory of valuation for many types of
risky financial assets. Topics covered includes: Time Value of Money, Risk and
Return, Modern Portfolio Theory, CAPM Model, Market Efficiency, Options Markets,
Forward and Futures Contracts, Bonds Valuation, Duration and Yields.
note explains the following topics: International Financial Environment,
International Financial Transactions, Gold Standard, Purchasing Power Parity,
Floating and Fixed Exchange Rate Regimes, Currency Boards and Currency Basket
Systems, Features of Foreign Exchange Market, Exchange Rate Arithmetic,
Understanding Merchant Rates, Foreign Exchange Forward Contracts.
This lecture note explains the following topics: Modelling Financial Options,
Random Numbers, Uniform Deviates, Fibonacci Generators , Random Numbers from
Other Distributions, Normal Deviates, Sequences of Numbers with Low Discrepancy,
Monte Carlo Methods, Constructing Integrators for SDEs, Monte Carlo Methods for
European Options, Monte Carlo Methods for American Options, Finite-Difference
Methods for American Vanilla Options.
This note introduces key
concepts and issues in finance. Topics covered includes: From claims to value,
Value for Issuers, Exchange mechanisms, Modern Finance, Asymmetric Information,
Pricing riskless Bonds, Risk, The Portfolio approach to risk, Market efficiency,
Intermediaries and assets, Options and Hedging, Government and financial
This note covers the following
topics: Types Of Finance, Business Finance, Direct Finance, Finance Function,
Financial Management – Nature And Scope, Financial Goals, Financial Goals,
Financial Decisions, Capital Budgeting, Evaluation Of Capital Projects, Risk
Analysis In Capital Budgeting, Cost Of Capital, Capital Structure Theories,
Working Capital Management.
This note covers the following topics: Financial Statements in
Financial Analysis, Corporate Financial Risk Measures, Corporate Financial
Planning, Taxation and Investment Returns, The Mathematics of Finance, Fixed
Income Securities and Debt Markets, Equity Securities and Equity Markets,
Business Investments, Cost of Capital & Corporate Performance Evaluation.
This note is designed to familiarize students
with international financial transactions and Operational aspects of foreign
exchange markets. One of the major objectives of developing this course note
has been to bring in the recent happenings in international finance arena. It
focus more on the practical aspects of international finance in conjunction to
This book covers the
following topics: Personal Financial Planning, Basic Ideas of Finance,
Financial Statements, Evaluating Choices: Time, Risk, and Value, Financial
Plans: Budgets, Taxes and Tax Planning.
This course note introduces the core theory of modern financial
economics and financial management, with a focus on capital markets and
investments. Topics include functions of capital markets and financial
intermediaries, asset valuation, fixed-income securities, common stocks,
capital budgeting, diversification and portfolio selection, equilibrium
pricing of risky assets, the theory of efficient markets, and an introduction
to derivatives and options.