Finanical Mathematics Lecture Notes
Using the SOA/CAS FM Syllabus
Russell Jay Hendel, Ph.D.,A.S.A,
Dept of Math
Towson University
(c) Fall 2011
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Contents
1 Calculators
1
2 Money Growth
15
3 IRR - Internal Rate of Return
31
4 Time and Dollar Weighted Meth
SAMPLE QUESTIONS FOR DERIVATIVES MARKETS
These questions have been written to assist the student in studying for the Exam FM/2. They are not intended to cover the entire breadth of the syllabus for Financial Economics.
1. Which statement about zero-cost p
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Interpretation
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SAMPLE QUESTIONS FOR DERIVATIVES MARKETS
These questions have been written to assist the student in studying for the Exam FM/2. They are not intended to cover the entire breadth of the syllabus for Financial Economics.
1. Which statement about zero-cost p