consist of basic financial literacy encompassing various areas that are very
pertinent to the understanding of finance. Topics covered includes: Meaning,
Nature And Types Of Investment, Venture Creation, Diversification as a Basis Of
Investment Portfolio, Investing Wisely in Capital Market Using Hedging,
Investing Wisely in Capital Market Using Arbitrage, Investing Wisely in Capital
Market Using Speculation, Investment in Derivatives, Investment Portfolio in
Properties and Commodities, Leveraging On Debts and Venture Capital In Creating
Wealth, Intellectual Property and Royalties, Financial Market Instruments,
Capital Gains and Continuous Cash Flows, Personal Financial Planning,
Maintaining Savings Account For Cash Reserves, Planning For Contingency Fund,
Insurance and Risk Hedging, Understanding Tax Issues.
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.
Goal of this note is to teach an
introduction relevant for computer scientists, which may be both broader and
shallower than traditional Computational Finance. Topics coverted includes: Derivatives, Time
Series Analysis, Trading, Investment Strategies, Fundamentals of Investing,
Stocks vs. Bonds, Financial Markets, Common Stocks, Stock Prices.
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.
Derivatives are sound investment vehicles that make
investing and business practices more efficient and reliable. This book
describes the following topics: Derivative Securities, Futures and Forwards: Trading Mechanism and Pricing, Use Of
Futures For Hedging, Interest Rate Futures, Swap Markets, Option Markets,
Option Pricing, Strategies Involving Options, Derivative Markets In India:
Evolution and Regulation.
Author(s): Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and
Technology, Hisar - Haryana
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.
report describes the technologies now and likely to be available to providers and users of financial services. It analyzes the present structure of
the financial service industry, its service offerings, its relationships with
users of financial services, and observable trends.
objective of this lecture note is to learn the financial tools needed to make
good business decisions and presents the basic insights of corporate finance
theory, but emphasizes the application of theory to real business decisions.
Author(s): Prof. Dirk Jenter and Prof. Katharina Lewellen