Authors & Events
Sep 03, 2013
| ISBN 9780735205291
Sep 03, 2013
| ISBN 9781101633663
Buy from Other Retailers:
Sep 03, 2013 | ISBN 9780735205291
Sep 03, 2013 | ISBN 9781101633663
A concise yet comprehensive guidebook that addresses the practical aspects of investing in derivatives.Written for the professional market but accessible enough for individual investors, The Investor’s Guidebook to Derivatives includes all the information needed to succeed in today’s complex derivatives market, including:• What constitutes a “derivative instrument”• The difference between forward and forecast prices• Pricing and using forward contracts• Swaps: pricing and applications• Option vocabulary• Pricing options—a framework• Implementing directional and volatility strategies• Exotic options: pricing and applications• Options on natural occurrences: rain, snow, and windThe Investor’s Guidebook series presents investment vehicles and strategies from both the issuers’ and the investors’ perspectives. Starting with basic concepts and then building to state-of-the-art pricing models, strategies, and tactics, these succinct handbooks will be useful for everyone from new hires through experienced professionals. Unlike most books, which are read once and sit on the shelf, professionals will refer to these books repeatedly throughout their careers.
Stuart R. Veale is the president and founder of the Investment Performance Institute, Inc., a firm that specializes in providing advanced level practical capital markets training and consulting to the financial services industry. He has published six books including The Handbook of the… More about Stuart R. Veale
Visit other sites in the Penguin Random House Network
Stay in Touch
Start earning points for buying books! Just for joining you’ll get personalized recommendations on your dashboard daily and features only for members.