As the financial world grows more intricate and interlocked, exotic options are taking on greater importance as a way to tailor a financial instrument to meet specific needs. This text explains the theory and applications of virtually every type of exotic option.
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Discover the Mechanics Behind'and the Uses of'Today's Most Versatile and Profitable Tools. For both risk hedging or capital appreciation, exotic options have become the ideal investment for many different classes of investors, including: Traders fighting for maximum return potential with lowered risk; Corporate executives looking to hedge risk in their foreign currency exposure; Derivatives dealers seeking dynamic new products to offer their clients; Investors who wish to take positions on the equity markets. But what are the different types of exotic options, which types work best for different situations, and exactly how is each one traded? Pricing, Hedging, and Trading Exotic Options cuts straight to the point, clearly explaining the theory and application of virtually every type of exotic option. In this long-awaited, remarkably comprehensive reference, leading exotic options authority Israel Nelken provides detailed explanations and step-by-step trading scenarios for over 20 types of exotic options, including: Barrier Options; Quanto Options; Basket Options; Spread Options; Chooser Options; Compound Options; Asian Options; Bermudan Options; Binary Options; Ladder Options; One Touch Options; Shout Options; Forward Start Options; Contingent Premium Options, Caps, and Floors; Ratchet Options; Double Barrier Options; Lookback Options; Interest Rate Options; Outperformance Options; Correlation and Rainbow Options. Discover which types of exotic options are designed for your specific market requirements'and how to put them to work for you today'with Israel Nelken's Pricing, Hedging, and Trading Exotic Options.About the Author:
Israel Nelken, Ph.D., is president of Super Computer Consulting, Inc., which specializes in software development, exotic options, convertible bonds, fixed income mathematics, and statistical analysis. Dr. Nelken is a lecturer in the University of Chicago Master of Science in Financial Mathematics program. His sold-out seminars in New York and London cover topics ranging from exotic options and financial engineering to credit derivatives, energy derivatives, and convertible bonds. His previous books include The Handbook of Exotic Options, Implementing Credit Derivatives, and Option Embedded Bonds.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Companies, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11007047236X
Book Description McGraw-Hill Companies. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 007047236X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1778884
Book Description McGraw-Hill Companies, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX007047236X