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Schaum's Outline of Mathematics of Finance, Second Edition (Schaum's Outline Series) [Paperback]

Robert Brown , Petr Zima
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1 Mar 2011 0071756051 978-0071756051 2

The ideal review for your financial mathematics course

More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum’s Outlines for their expert knowledge and helpful solved problems. Written by renowned experts in their respective fields, Schaum’s Outlines cover everything from math to science, nursing to language. The main feature for all these books is the solved problems. Step-by-step, authors walk readers through coming up with solutions to exercises in their topic of choice.

  • Coverage of a wide variety of practical applications using actual business and financial transactions
  • Each chapter presents principles and formulas, together with solved problems relevant to each subtopic, followed by a set of supplementary problems with answers
  • Review problems at the end of the book for additional study or self-testing
  • Chapter topics include: Exponents and logarithms; Progressions; Simple interest and discount; Compound interest and discount; Simple annuities; General and other annuities; Amortization and sinking funds; Bonds: Capital Budgeting and depreciation; Contingent payments; Life annuities and life insurance

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  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Schaum's Outlines; 2 edition (1 Mar 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0071756051
  • ISBN-13: 978-0071756051
  • Product Dimensions: 1.1 x 20.3 x 25.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 100,550 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Petr Zima serves on the faculties of three Canadian institutions—and is the coauthor of several works in financial mathematics and operations research.

Robert L. Brown, F.S.A., F.C.I.A., A.C.A.S. (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada), is a professor in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada. He is author of three books and coauthor of a recent textbook in the mathematics of finance.


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Quite a good book, it introduces the material well with a structured, progressive approach with a great deal of practice questions. There are a few minor errors in the kindle version but you should able able to pick them up if you pay attention. I also feel that this book sets out mathematical proofs very well which helps aid understanding of the material. One small negative that it seems to have in common with other financial maths books is that it covers variable annuities quite briefly. All in all though it is a very good book and very good value so I would highly recommend it for anyone wanting to learn the fundamentals of financial maths- I am an interested layperson ad this book has been quite helpful
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent 24 Dec 2011
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This is a must book for anyone pursuing a career in actuarial studies. This book is very precise and acurate. I can recommend this book if you want to know indepth of Financial Maths and Theory of Interest
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22 of 22 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Good Reference and a Self-Study Guide 11 July 2006
By David De Sousa - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
As with most of the books from the Schaum's Outline collection, this book comprises the fundamentals so it can be used as a supplement to standard textbooks in class, as a stand-alone study aid, or as a reference for the professional practitioner.

My academic background is in Electronics Engineering, so I really didn't take any courses on finances back in College. When my work forced me to gain knowledge in the area of Financial Math I turned to this book as a self study guide. The text is clear, has a lot of worked problems and examples, and it did its job: Gave me the knowledge I needed.

No wonder that this is actually the Very best-selling book of the whole Schaum's Outline collection.
31 of 35 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Value 18 Oct 2002
By Antonios Giannakas - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
The target audience of this book is people who want to know how to estimate annuities, life insuarance premiums etc. If you are sitting the actuarial exam(SOA) 2 this is what you need for the Theory of Interest part. It also covers parts of exam 3. The book is affordable and way better than any other else. The methodology is crystal clear.
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5.0 out of 5 stars VERY GOOD BOOK ALSO FOR BUSINESS PEOPLE 3 Feb 2007
By D'ippolito Pasquale - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
I am a manager, and sometimes I listen to financial managers without being deeply involved in their technical language. After reading and practicing this book , I am able to use my skills more proactively working with them.

Pasquale D'Ippolito
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5.0 out of 5 stars Effective refresher ... Efficient reference 6 Jan 2007
By HMC - Published on Amazon.com
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I recommend this text to financial professionals I teach ... VERY helpful to clear the cobwebs several years after college!
5.0 out of 5 stars Great just right for the job! 3 Sep 2013
By Marcelo Lascano - Published on Amazon.com
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Just the right info in the right amount with exercises! Easy to apply and to enter new topics. Great buy and price!
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