Capital Markets, Derivatives and the Law

Capital Markets, Derivatives and the Law

by Alan Rechtschaffen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195339088

ISBN-13: 9780195339086

Pub. Date: 09/10/2009

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

President Obama recently called for a new financial regulation system in the United States. In order to understand the intricacies of new regulation, individuals must have a strong foundation in how capital markets function as well as how financial instruments and derivatives work. Capital Markets, Derivatives, and the Law provides readers with the foundation

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President Obama recently called for a new financial regulation system in the United States. In order to understand the intricacies of new regulation, individuals must have a strong foundation in how capital markets function as well as how financial instruments and derivatives work. Capital Markets, Derivatives, and the Law provides readers with the foundation necessary to make informed, well-reasoned decisions about capital market participation, derivative utilization, and adherence to existing and future regulations.

This publication is an essential guide for attorneys and business professionals looking for an accessible resource to better understand the legal and business considerations of capital markets and derivatives transactions. This book offers expert insight into how derivatives work. The author also explores the structures of derivatives as well as how they are regulated and litigated. In the complex world of the current capital market upheaval, this book provides useful definitions, case law examples, and insight into structures, regulation, and litigation strategies.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195339086
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/10/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1 The Financial Crisis

Chapter 2 Financial Instruments in the Capital Markets

Chapter 3 Using Financial Instruments

Chapter 4 Securities Regulation

Chapter 5 Derivatives Regulation

Chapter 6 Understanding Interest Rates and the Economy

Chapter7 Asset Valuation

Chapter 8 United States Treasury Securities

Chapter 9 Debt Securities

Chapter 10 Derivatives

Chapter 11 Types of Swaps

Chapter 12 Fiduciary Obligation to Manage Risk

Chapter 13 Litigation Issues

Chapter 14 Suitability

Chapter 15 Options

Chapter 16 Structures

Index

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