Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives

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Prentice Hall, 2000 - Business & Economics - 698 pages
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It deals with a wide range of derivative products, providing complete coverage of key analytical material. Topics include Futures Markets and the Use of Futures for Hedging; Exchange-Traded Options Markets; Properties of Stock Option Prices; Options on Stock Indices, Currencies, and Futures Contracts; Estimating Volatilities and Correlations; Extensions of the Theoretical Framework for Pricing Derivatives; Interest Rate Derivatives; and more.

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Review: Options, Futures and Other Derivatives

User Review  - Brian O'neal - Goodreads

You cannot survive in finance without this book. Nothing comes close. My first reading was in 1998, and I continue to use it to this day (17 years later as of this writing). No matter the stage of my ... Read full review

Review: Options, Futures and Other Derivatives

User Review  - Goodreads

John Hull, who writes very well and clearly, delivers a sufficiently detailed view of the derivatives market fundamentals and more. A classic, a starting point for understanding topics and good for a little refresh at other times. Read full review

About the author (2000)

John C. Hull is the noted author of such texts as Introduction to Futures and Options, Markets and Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives. In these books, and others, he explains in readable form concepts related to the Futures market, investing, and business. Largely aimed at students, Hull's books serve as an excellent introduction to the field or a valuable refresher to those already in the corporate world. John C. Hull has been a professor of finance and director of the Centre for Finance Studies at the University of Toronto in Canada. He received degrees from Cranfield University, Cambridge University, and Lancaster.

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