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Mathematics & Statistics

MATH 4FM3/6FM3, Winter 2018

FINANCIAL MARKETS AND DERIVATIVES

3 unit(s) 

Modelling of options, futures, interest rate securities and other financial derivatives in continuous time using Brownian motion and stochastic calculus. Topics include risk-neutral pricing, the Black-Scholes framework, dynamic hedging, volatility and risk.

Three lectures; one term

Prerequisite(s): MATH 3FM3


 

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Instructor:  Traian Pirvu

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McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

Department of Mathematics & Statistics
McMaster University

Hamilton Hall, Room 218
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

Contact Information

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.27034
Undergrad Email Inquiries:
undergrad@math.mcmaster.ca