Introduction to Derivative Financial Instruments: Bonds, Swaps, Options, and Hedging: Bonds, Swaps, Options, and Hedging by Dimitris Chorafas

Introduction to Derivative Financial Instruments: Bonds, Swaps, Options, and Hedging: Bonds, Swaps…

byDimitris Chorafas

Hardcover | April 3, 2008

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Written by a renowned corporate financial advisor, this timely guide offers a comprehensive treatment of derivative financial instruments, fully covering bonds, interest swaps, options, futures, Forex, and more. The author explains the strategic use of derivatives, their place in portfolio management, hedging, and the importance of managing risk.

About The Author

Dimitris N. Chorafas, Dr.Sc., has worked internationally as an advisor to financial institutions and industrial corporations since 1961. Over 6,000 banking, industrial, and government executives worldwide have participated in his seminars. Dr. Chorafas is the author or numerous business titles, including McGraw-Hill's Managing Derivati...

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Title:Introduction to Derivative Financial Instruments: Bonds, Swaps, Options, and Hedging: Bonds, Swaps…Format:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 9.4 × 6.3 × 1.1 inPublished:April 3, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071546634

ISBN - 13:9780071546638

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Table of Contents

1. Accounting for Financial Innovation<_p5c_>

2. Derivatives<_p5c_>

3. Strategic Use of Derivatives<_p5c_>

4. Hedging<_p5c_>

5. Risk Assumed with Derivatives<_p5c_>

6. Liquidity, Solvency, Regulation, and the Accounting Profession<_p5c_>

7. Types of Options<_p5c_>

8. Pricing of Options<_p5c_>

9. Option Traders, buyers and writers<_p5c_>

10. The Greeks: Delta, Gamma, Theta, Kappa, and Rho<_p5c_>

11. Credit Risk and Market Risk with Options<_p5c_>

12. Futures and Forwards<_p5c_>

13. Swaps<_p5c_>

14. Interest Rate Management through Derivatives<_p5c_>