Financial Derivatives

Module code: ACFI 5043

Module description

The use of derivatives for hedging, speculation or arbitrage is a multi-trillion dollar industry and can involve even small/medium enterprises (SME's). This module proposes to expose you to terminology, pricing models and trading strategies to aid you as your career takes you into these realms.

Contact hours per student per year

  • Lectures: 36 hours


  • Individual assignment: 50%
  • Group assignment: 50%

Additional costs: No extra costs other than purchase of books

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