Financial Markets and Institutions / Edition 5

Financial Markets and Institutions / Edition 5

by Anthony Saunders, Marcia Cornett
     
 

Financial Markets and Institutions, 5e offers a unique analysis of the risks faced by investors and savers interacting through financial institutions and financial markets, as well as strategies that can be adopted for controlling and managing risks. Special emphasis is put on new areas of operations in financial markets and institutions such as assetSee more details below

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Financial Markets and Institutions, 5e offers a unique analysis of the risks faced by investors and savers interacting through financial institutions and financial markets, as well as strategies that can be adopted for controlling and managing risks. Special emphasis is put on new areas of operations in financial markets and institutions such as asset securitization, off-balance-sheet activities, and globalization of financial services.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078034664
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/19/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
784
Sales rank:
405,810
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Part I. Introduction and Overview of Financial Markets


1.Introduction


2.Determinants of Interest Rates


3.Interest Rates and Security Valuation


4.The Federal Reserve System, Monetary Policy, and Interest Rates


Part II. Securities Markets


5.Money Markets


6.Bond Markets


7.Mortgage Markets


8.Stock Markets


9.Foreign Exchange Markets


10.Derivative Securities Markets


Part III. Commercial Banks


11.Commercial Banks: Industry Overview


12.Commercial Banks’ Financial Statements and Analysis


13.Regulation of Commercial Banks


Part IV. Other Financial Institutions


14.Other Lending Institutions: Savings Institutions, Credit Unions, and Finance Companies


15.Insurance Companies


16.Securities Firms and Investment Banks


17.Mutual Funds and Hedge Funds


18.Pension Funds


Part V. Risk Management in Financial Institutions


19.Types of Risks Incurred by Financial Institutions


20.Managing Credit Risk on the Balance Sheet


21.Managing Liquidity Risk on the Balance Sheet


22.Managing Interest Rate and Insolvency Risk on the Balance Sheet


23.Managing Risk off the Balance Sheet with Derivative Securities


24.Managing Risk off the Balance Sheet with Loan Sales and Securitization

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