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Financial risk management

Course Code :2104TEWFIN
Study domain:Finance
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:45
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Marc De Ceuster

3. Course contents *

This course introduces students to derivatives pricing and the use of derivatives in financial risk management.

We will discuss

  • forwards
  • futures
  • swaps
  • options

For each product we will discuss how the product is being priced and how it can be used to hedge.