Introduction to Financial Mathematics

  • Credits 7.5  credits
  • Education level First cycle
  • Study location Västerås
  • Course code MAA303
  • Main area Mathematics/Applied Mathematics/Economics

Financial economics is perhaps the most mathematical branch of economics. Mathematical finance aims to solve real problems in financial economics using simple mathematical models. This subject is taught in both business schools and mathematical science departments, and it is also widely and extensively utilized in the financial industry. The course will give an introduction to some basic notions such as, cash-flows, interest rates, present value, option pricing and arbitrage, in mathematical finance.

Occasions for this course

Spring semester 2024