This note will introduce
you to some fundamental aspects of financial systems generally. Topics covered
includes: Financial System, Types and Characteristics of Financial Assets,
International Financial System, Capital Market, Money Market, Nigerian Financial
System, Operations of Capital Market in Nigeria, Operations of Money Market in
Nigeria, Central Banking, Commercial Banking, Merchant Banks, Development Banks,
Universal Banks, Rural Banking, Marketing of Bank Services, Investment
Companies, Insurance Companies, and Comparative Banking and Financial System.
A formal study of International Macroeconomics with emphasis on financial
crises and policy responses in open economies. Topics covered include:
macroeconomic equilibrium in open economies, theories of current account and
exchange rate determination, the effects of exchange rate adjustments,
macroeconomic policy under fixed and floating exchange rates, currency
crises, and financial contagion.
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: 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 and Corporate Performance Evaluation.
International Financial Management is a well-known
term in today’s world and it is also known as international finance. It means
financial management in an international business environment. This book covers
the following topics: Multinational Financial Management, Evolution Of
International Monetary and Financial System, Management Of Short-term Assets and
Liabilities, International Capital Budgeting Decision, Foreign Investment
Decision, Political and Country Risk Management, Cost Of Capital Of
Multinational Firm, Capital Structure of Multinational Firm, Dividend Policy of
a Multinational Firm, Taxation Of Multinational Firm and Long-term Sources of
Funds for A Multinational Company.
Author(s): Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and
Technology, Hisar - Haryana
This course note covers the key
quantitative methods of finance: financial econometrics and statistical
inference for financial applications, dynamic optimization, Monte Carlo
simulation, stochastic calculus. These techniques, along with their
computer implementation, are covered in depth.
book covers the following topics related to International Finance:
Capital and its Reward, Banking Machinery, Investments and Securities,
Finance and Trade, The Benefits Of International Finance, The Evils Of
International Finance, Remedies and Regulations.
This book covers the following
topics: What Society does for the Laborer, Capital and Labor, Starvation
Wages, One Dollar, Value cannot be given by Government, The Value of Paper
Money, Why has the Greenback any Value, The Mystery of Money, Evil of a
Depreciating Currency: A Few Facts, The Lessons of History, The Public Faith,
The Cause and the Remedy.
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.