108年第2學期-1517 衍生性金融商品(二) 課程資訊
On successful completion of the course unit students will be able
To be familiar with different ranges of financial derivatives and their markets
To understand the purposes of financial derivatives (futures and options)
To demonstrate how they can be used as a investment vehicleThe first part of the course unit is concerned with an introduction of various financial derivatives and the derivative markets and special attention will be paid to the Taiwanese market. The second part of the course will involve with components affecting the prices of derivatives and with discussion of how the derivatives are used in the market.
This course is designed to provide an in-depth analysis of derivatives. We will introduce four categories of financial derivatives: futures contracts, forward contracts, options and swaps, and focus on how these markets work, how they can be used, and what determines prices in them.