Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2014
Canadian Excellence

MA270
Financial Mathematics I
0.50 Credits

An introduction to mathematical methods from linear algebra, calculus, and probability theory used in the financial analysis of problems in areas such as bond pricing, capital budgeting, making decisions under certainty/uncertainty, utility theory, portfolio optimization, binomial and log-normal asset pricing models, introductory no-arbitrage pricing of forwards and options, risk analysis.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
MA103 (or MA110*), MA122; MA170, MA240 or a similar course in probability and statistics (e.g., EC205/BU205, EC255/BU255, EC285)
Offerings
Location Course # Access/Details
Waterloo Campus MA270A M,W - 2:30 - 3:50 pm - Spring Term 2014
MA270L1 M - 4 - 5:20 pm - Spring Term 2014