This book has been named as a reference for the Society of Actuaries Exam FM and the Casualty Actuarial Society Exam 2. It is also listed in the Course of Reading for the EA-1 examination of the Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries. Mathematics of Investment and Credit is a leading textbook covering the topic of interest theory. It is the required or recommended text in many college and university courses on this topic, as well as for Exam FM/2. This text provides a thorough treatment of the theory of interest, and its application to a wide variety of financial instruments. It emphasizes a direct-calculation approach to reaching numerical results, and uses a gentle, thorough pedagogic style. This text includes detailed treatments of the term structure of interest rates, forward contracts of various types, interest rate swaps and financial options and option strategies. Key formulas and definitions are highlighted. Real world current events are included to demonstrate key concepts. The text contains a large number of worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises. The Fifth Edition includes expanded coverage of forwards, futures, swaps and options in order to address the Learning Objectives for the financial mathematics component of Exam FM/2.This book has been named as a reference for the Society of Actuaries Exam FM and the Casualty Actuarial Society Exam 2.

Title | : | Mathematics of Investment and Credit |

Author | : | Samuel A. Broverman |

Publisher | : | ACTEX Publications - 2010 |

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