Level 1 2014 CFA® Program – Derivatives
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Level 1 2014 CFA® Program – Derivatives

Level 1 2014 CFA® Program [Dec 2014 Exams]. This program covers the topic of Derivatives
2.8 (2 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
225 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2014
English
Price: $40
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  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
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What Will I Learn?
  • Enable the participants to understand the key concepts in Derivatives
  • Enable the participants to apply this concepts in the Level 1 Examination of CFA® Program to be held in December 2014, June 2015 and December 2015
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Requirements
  • No specific pre-requisite knowledge required as such, however a basic understanding of financial contracts will be useful
Description

This program is a Support Tool & Guide to prepare for the Level 1 Examination of CFA® Program to be held in December 2014, June & December 2015. This program covers the topic - 'Derivatives' carrying approximately 5% weightage in the 6-hour Exam covering a total of 240 questions [120 questions each in Morning session (9 am to 12 noon) and Afternoon session (2 to 5 pm)]. It is an important investment asset class used in overall portfolio investments. The key types of derivative contracts likes forwards, futures, options and swaps get covered here. We hope that you will find this program extremely useful.

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Who is the target audience?
  • Level 1 2014 & 2015 Exam Candidates for the CFA® Program
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Curriculum For This Course
17 Lectures
02:37:32
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Derivative Markets and Instruments
1 Lecture 14:42
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Forward Markets and Contracts
3 Lectures 28:24
Introduction to Forwards
10:48

Types of Forwards - Part 1
07:51

Types of Forwards - Part 2
09:45
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Futures Markets and Contracts
3 Lectures 15:40
Margin Deposit & Related Calculations
06:08


Types of Futures
06:11
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Option Markets and Contracts
5 Lectures 01:05:40
Introduction to Options
10:56

Payoffs & Types of Options
16:44

Interest Rate Options
11:12


Put-Call Parity
17:53
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Swap Markets and Contracts
5 Lectures 33:06
Introduction to Swaps
08:47

Currency Swaps
06:33


Fixed-for-Floating Swaps
05:31

Equity Swaps
06:56
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