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By Phelim P. Boyle (Editor), Feidhilm Boyle (Editor)

ISBN-10: 0585429537

ISBN-13: 9780585429533

ISBN-10: 189933288X

ISBN-13: 9781899332885

This name units out to equip the lay reader with a transparent and thorough clarification of economic derivatives and the way they paintings. It gains an advent to the full realm of derivatives, utilizing a number of genuine existence examples to supply a wide outlook at the subject material that's worldwide in standpoint. It additionally offers a lucid conceptual historical past to derivatives by way of keeping off unecessary technical information.

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The price of the package will remain equal to the price of the Treasury bill as time goes by. As time passes, the prices change but the prices will change in such a way as to preserve this relationship. Prices 44 WHY THERE ARE NO FREE LUNCHES change as new information becomes available and the market incorporates this information into prices. For example, if it is announced that one of the players has sprained her ankle this will affect her chances of winning and this information will influence the prices.

However, this means that the current market value of the asset (US$100) is equal to the current market value of a risk-free bond that pays the contract price in one year. They are both equal to US$100 and therefore the current value of a bond that pays the contract price is also equal to US$100. The risk-free interest rate in this market is 5% so the maturity value of the one-year bond is US$105. Hence the contract price under the forward contract is US$105. The contract price is equal to the accumulated amount obtained by investing the initial asset price over the term of the contract at the risk-free rate.

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