Course Catalog and Schedule

Derivative Markets II (FINC-467-0)
1.00 Credit
TCE BidStats

This course studies the foundations of derivatives pricing and modern risk management practice. Topics include delta-hedging, the lognormal distribution, Monte Carlo valuation, the Black-Scholes equation, exotic options, fixed income derivatives and risk assessment. Extensive use is made of spreadsheet-based valuation models. This course presumes that students already understand binomial pricing and the Black-Scholes formula.

All Students: FINC-465-0

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Academic Year Term   Session Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2014-2015 Winter 2015 10 Weeks FINC-467-0 Derivatives Markets II 81 1 McDonald, Robert Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Evanston Jacobs (166) N Multiple times available 3/14/15 – 3/17/15 and 3/17/15 @ 6:30 pm (Room 160). Registration open 1/22-3/1.
2015-2016 Winter 2016 10 Weeks FINC-467-0 Derivative Markets II 81 1 McDonald, Robert Thu 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N