FIN 580 Derivatives and Risk Management

An in-depth analysis of derivative instruments, including options, futures, swaps, credit derivatives, and exchange traded products. Examines product characteristics, valuation, hedging applications, trading strategies and market infrastructure. Applies an understanding of derivatives to case studies in risk management, corporate finance, and investment portfolio hedging.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

FIN 531 or permission of the MBA Director or Finance Department Chair

General Education

Offered

  • Fall and Spring
  • Summer