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Fundamentals of futures and options markets

Author: John Hull
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, ©2008.
Series: Prentice Hall finance series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : Document   Computer File : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
This new edition presents a reader-friendly textbook with lots of numerical examples and accounts of real-life situations.

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Genre/Form: Lehrbuch
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Hull
ISBN: 9780132242264 0132242265 9780136012337 0136012337 9780135127018 0135127017 9780132448420 0132448424
OCLC Number: 123390945
Description: xiii, 561 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Details: System requirements for accompanying disc: 133 MHz Pentium Processor; 64 MB RAM; Windows 2000 or later; Microsoft Excel 2000 or later; 800x600 display; 2x CD-ROM drive.; System requirements (DerivaGem): Windows 2000 (SP4) and Windows XP (SP1, SP2).
Contents: Introduction --
Mechanics of futures markets --
Hedging strategies using futures --
Interest rates --
Determination of forward and futures prices --
Interest rate futures --
Swaps --
Mechanics of options markets --
Properties of stock options --
Trading strategies involving options --
Introduction to binomial trees --
Valuing stock options : the Black-Scholes model --
Options on stock indices and currencies --
Futures options --
The Greek letters --
Binomial trees in practice --
Volatility smiles --
Value at risk --
Interest rate options --
Exotic options and other nonstandard products --
Credit derivatives --
Weather, energy, and insurance derivatives --
Derivatives mishaps and what we can learn from them.
Series Title: Prentice Hall finance series.
Responsibility: John C. Hull.
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