Financial Markets and Institutions: A Modern Perspective / Edition 1

Financial Markets and Institutions: A Modern Perspective / Edition 1

by Anthony Saunders, Marcia Millon Cornett, Marcia Millon Cornett
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0072348925

ISBN-13: 9780072348927

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Accessible,thoroughly up to date,and pedagogically rich,Saunders and Cornett's Financial Markets and Institutions fits perfectly into the newest segment of the markets and institutions course area. Beginning with ten chapters on markets,the student is able to create a solid microeconomics focus while still building on the risk management/risk measurement framework.

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Accessible,thoroughly up to date,and pedagogically rich,Saunders and Cornett's Financial Markets and Institutions fits perfectly into the newest segment of the markets and institutions course area. Beginning with ten chapters on markets,the student is able to create a solid microeconomics focus while still building on the risk management/risk measurement framework. International coverage has been provided throughout the text and exceptional illustrations and examples make even the most difficult concepts,like derivatives,easy to learn.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072348927
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Series:
McGraw-Hill/Irwin Series in Finance, INS
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
723

Table of Contents

part 1 INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW OF FINANCIAL MARKETS 1(120)
Introduction
2(24)
Determinants of Interest Rates
26(32)
Interest Rates and Security Valuation
58(31)
The Federal Reserve System, Monetary Policy, and Interest Rates
89(32)
part 2 SECURITIES MARKETS 121(196)
Money Markets
122(31)
Bond Markets
153(36)
Mortgage Markets
189(29)
Stock Markets
218(38)
Foreign Exchange Markets
256(24)
Derivative Securities Markets
280(37)
part 3 DEPOSITORY INSTITUTIONS 317(128)
Commercial Banks
318(25)
Thrift Institutions
343(21)
Depository Institutions' Financial Statements and Analysis
364(34)
Regulation of Depository Institutions
398(47)
part 4 OTHER FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS 445(100)
Insurance Companies
446(24)
Securities Firms and Investment Banks
470(20)
Finance Companies
490(12)
Mutual Funds
502(23)
Pension Funds
525(20)
part 5 RISK MANAGEMENT IN FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS 545(148)
Types of Risks Incurred by Financial Institutions
546(18)
Managing Risk on the Balance Sheet I: Credit Risk
564(29)
Managing Risk on the Balance Sheet II: Liquidity Risk
593(21)
Managing Risk on the Balance Sheet III: Interest Rate and Insolvency Risk
614(26)
Managing Risk with Derivative Securities
640(27)
Loan Sales and Asset Securitization
667(26)
Glossary 693(10)
Appendix 703(8)
References 711(2)
Index 713

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