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BUS459 Intro to Risk Management and Derivatives

Introduction to basic concepts of derivatives, risk analysis using quantitative tools and the use of derivatives in risk managment. Topics include Introduction to financial derivatives (forwards, futures and options); Risk management strategies using derivatives, Forwards and futures pricing theories and Black-Scholes option pricing model.

Credits

  • 3

Restrictions

  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Undergraduate
  • May not be enrolled in the following class: Freshman

Prerequisites

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