uses and abuses of financial derivatives
- ISBN: 9781547416097
- Editorial: Walter de Gruyter & Co.
- Fecha de la edición: 2018
- Lugar de la edición: Boston. Reino Unido
- Encuadernación: Rústica
- Medidas: 23 cm
- Nº Pág.: 365
- Idiomas: Inglés
Risk Takers: Uses and Abuses of Financial Derivatives goes to the heart of the arcane and largely misunderstood world of derivative finance and makes it accessible to everyone-even novice readers. Marthinsen takes us behind the scenes, into the back alleyways of corporate finance and derivative trading, to provide a bird's-eye view of the most shocking financial disasters of the past quarter century.
The book draws on real-life stories to explain how financial derivatives can be used to create or to destroy value. In an approachable, non-technical manner, Marthinsen brings these financial derivatives situations to life, fully exploring the context of each event, evaluating their outcomes, and bridging the gap between theory and practice.