Financial Markets and Institutions (with Stock Trak Coupon) / Edition 10

Financial Markets and Institutions (with Stock Trak Coupon) / Edition 10

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by Jeff Madura
     
 

This text describes financial markets and the institutions that serve those markets. Chapters on financial services explain how a specific unit, for example, the insurance unit, of a financial conglomerate conducts its operations. The text is suitable for both undergraduate and graduate courses in financial markets and institutions. This sixth edition features a new… See more details below

Overview

This text describes financial markets and the institutions that serve those markets. Chapters on financial services explain how a specific unit, for example, the insurance unit, of a financial conglomerate conducts its operations. The text is suitable for both undergraduate and graduate courses in financial markets and institutions. This sixth edition features a new chapter on stock market microstructure, and moves chapters on pension funds and credit unions to an accompanying Web site. The financial impact of September 11 is incorporated. Problems that require the use of templates are included for this edition, to reinforce understanding of relationships between variables. The author is affiliated with Florida Atlantic University. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780538482134
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/11/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
736
Sales rank:
1,100,847
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: OVERVIEW OF THE FINANCIAL ENVIRONMENT. 1. Role of Financial Markets and Institutions. 2. Determination of Interest Rates. 3. Structure of Interest Rates. PART TWO: THE FED AND MONETARY POLICY. 4. Functions of the Fed. 5. Monetary Theory and Policy. PART THREE: DEBT SECURITY MARKETS. 6. Money Markets. 7. Bond Markets. 8. Bond Valuation and Risk. 9. Mortgage Markets. PART FOUR: EQUITY MARKETS. 10. Stock Markets. 11. Stock Valuation and Risk. PART FIVE: DERIVATIVE SECURITY MARKETS. 12. Financial Futures Markets. 13. Options Markets. 14. Interest Rate Derivative Markets. 15. Foreign Exchange Derivative Markets. PART SIX: COMMERCIAL BANKING. 16. Commercial Bank Operations. 17. Bank Regulation. 18. Bank Management. 19. Bank Performance. 20. International Banking. PART SEVEN: NONBANK OPERATIONS. 21. Thrift Operations. 22. Consumer Finance Operations. 23. Mutual Fund Operations. 24. Securities Operations. 25. Insurance Operations. 26. Pension Fund Operations. 27. Credit Unions.

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