University of Vermont

School of Business Administration

Options and Futures

BSAD 285, 2013 FA

Class Type: Lecture
Credits: 3

Course Overview:

Financial derivatives-options, futures, and swaps. Topics include: structures of the markets for exchange traded and over-the-counter derivatives; identification and exploitation of arbitrage opportunities; use, and misuse of derivatives to hedge risk in both financial and product markets.


Prereq: BSAD 181 and BSAD 282; BSAD Major or MACC; ACCT or BSAD minor Minimum Junior standing; Required course specific fee of $20; Degree students only even after level restrictions removed; CDE students register for BSAD 285 ZRA.

Section Schedule for FA2013: