BSFN 346 Financial Markets

This course is designed to introduce students to the different types of financial instruments and the markets in which they trade. The instructor will discuss the characteristics of the various products, how they are valued, and how the markets in which they trade differ. The student will study the money markets, the bond markets, the private debt market (bank loans, etc.) and the equities market. If time permits, the course will briefly cover the derivatives markets.