- Paperback: 752 pages
- Publisher: South-Western; International ed of 10th Revised ed edition (24 Feb. 2012)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0538482176
- ISBN-13: 978-0538482172
- Product Dimensions: 20.4 x 2.4 x 25.4 cm
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Part 1: OVERVIEW OF THE FINANCIAL ENVIRONMENT. 1. The Role of Financial Markets and Institutions. 2. Interest Rate Determination. 3. Interest Rate Structure. Part II: THE FED AND MONETARY POLICY. 4. The Fed and Its Functions. 5. Monetary Policy. Part III: DEBT SECURITY MARKETS. 6. Money Markets. 7. Bond Markets. 8. Valuation and Risk of Bonds. 9. Mortgage Markets. Part IV: EQUITY MARKETS. 10. Investor Monitoring and Stock Offerings. 11. Valuation and Risk of Stocks. 12. Market Microstructure and Strategies. Part V: DERIVATIVE SECURITY MARKETS. 13. Financial Futures Markets. 14. Options Markets. 15. Interest Rate Derivative Markets. 16. Foreign Exchange Derivative Markets. Part VI: COMMERCIAL BANKING. 17. Commercial Bank Operations. 18. Regulation of Banks. 19. Bank Management. 20. Bank Performance. Part VII: NONBANK OPERATIONS. 21. Thrift Operations. 22. Finance Company Operations. 23. Mutual Fund Operations. 24. Securities Operations. 25. Pension Fund and Insurance Operations.
About the Author
Jeff Madura is Emeritus Professor of Finance at Florida Atlantic University. The recipient of multiple awards for excellence in teaching and research, Dr Madura has written several successful finance textbooks. His research on financial markets and institutions has been published in numerous journals, including Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis; Journal of Money, Credit and Banking; Financial Management; Journal of Financial Research; and Financial Review. Dr Madura has served as a consultant for international banks, securities firms and other multinational corporations. In addition, he is a former director of the Eastern Finance Association and a former director and president of the Southern Finance Association. He earned his BS and MA from Northern Illinois University and his DBA from Florida State University.