UGRD > AF > 435
Derivative securities are contracts whose payoffs are derived from the outcome of another security or asset price. This course focuses on the valuation and (mis)use of derivative securities. Specifically the course covers: history of derivatives, valuation of forwards, futures, swap and option contracts and the use of derivative securities to hedge financial risk, particularly interest rate and foreign currency risk. It is recommended that students take AF 335 before 435.
19:00 - 21:45
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = AF 301 and a minimum of 60 creditsMGT students only - This course is open to Management majors only. Non MGT major degree students in partner programs may register for this course starting 08/07/17. Non-degree and non-partner program students may submit registration requests starting 09/05/17.