Fundamentals of Futures and Options Markets, Global Edition Fundamentals of Futures and Options Markets, 8th Global Edition by Dr. John C. Hull
Based on Hull’s Options, Futures and Other Derivatives, Fundamentals of Futures and Options Markets presents an accessible and student-friendly overview of the topic without the use of calculus. Packed with numerical examples and accounts of real-life situations, this text effectively guides students through the material while helping them prepare for the working world.
Present the basics: Material that’s accessible for beginners. Fundamentals of Futures and Options Markets covers the core material addressed in Hull’s Options, Futures and Other Derivatives but does so in a way that’s easier for undergraduate students to understand. So whether it’s your first day of college or you’re a tenured professor, this book is on your level.
Offer the latest software: DerivaGem version 2.01 is included with this book. Version 2.01 of DerivaGem allows credit derivatives to be valued, is compatible with Macs and Windows, and consists of two Excel applications:
- The Options Calculator consists of easy-to-use software for valuing a wide range of options.
- The Applications Builder consists of a number of Excel functions from which users can build their own applications. It includes a number of sample applications, enables students to explore the properties of options and numerical procedures more easily, and allows for additional assignments to be designed.