49.317 Capital Markets

Capital Markets

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5914
Status Active

A study of the principles of portfolio theory and the pricing of financial instruments in capital markets. Use of derivative markets to implement arbitrages, hedging and risk management strategies. Extensive background institutional detail on stock, bond, mortgage-backed, currency, futures and options markets.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 49.201 Economics I (Microeconomics).