Mathematics for Finance: An Introduction to Financial Engineering

Mathematics for Finance: An Introduction to Financial Engineering Author(s): Marek Capinski, Tomasz Zastawniak

Difference between 2nd and 1st editions
Side by side comparison of table of contents helps to figure out the most significant changes.

Key differences between 2nd and 1st editions

  • Time lapse between current and previous publications: 7 years (2010 vs 2003).
  • In Second edition the material has been thoroughly revised and rearranged.
  • Each chapter begins with acase study -- a real-life situation motivating the development of theoretical tools. A detailed discussion of the case study at the end of each chapter.
  • New chapter 6 "Binomial Model" dicsusses:
    • Definition of the Model
    • Option Pricing
    • American Claims
    • Martingale Property
    • Hedging
  • New chapter 8 "Continuous Time Model" presents the following fresh topics:
    • Shortcomings of Discrete Models
    • Continuous Time Limit
    • Overview of Stochastic Calculus
    • Options in Black-Scholes Model
    • Risk Management
2nd Edition of
Mathematics for Finance: An Introduction to Financial Engineering
Paperback, 349 pages
ISBN-10: 0857290819
ISBN-13: 9780857290816
Published by: Springer, November 25, 2010
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1st Edition of
Mathematics for Finance: An Introduction to Financial Engineering
Paperback, 310 pages
ISBN-10: 1852333308
ISBN-13: 9781852333300
Published by: Springer, July 06, 2003
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$32.89
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