ACFI 804 (01) - Derivative Securities and Markets

Derivative Securities

Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ :: Accounting and Finance
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 54183
This course explores the basic types of derivative instruments (forwards, futures, options, swaps) and their use in the context of financial risk management by investors, firms and financial institutions. Topics include the mechanics of derivatives markets, practical and theoretical aspects of hedging and speculating using derivatives, and methodologies for pricing derivatives. Prereq: ACFI 801 (Corporate Finance); ACFI 802 (Investments).
Section Comments: Also listed as FIN 704
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
Only listed majors in section: FINANCE
Instructors: Viktoriya Staneva

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MW 9:40am - 11:00am PCBE 235