BUSN 3340 Options, Futures, and Commodities Markets

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as BUS 70.4.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Discussion of current theory and research in options, futures, and commodities markets. Topics covered include how these markets have become an integral part of the investment community. Special attention will be paid to understanding the trading of options, futures, and commodities and how the movement in these markets link to current events in the world.

Prerequisite: Finance 3310 or [Business 3310].


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