Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Keith Pilbeam
    Pages 1-21
  3. Keith Pilbeam
    Pages 39-60
  4. Keith Pilbeam
    Pages 96-116
  5. Keith Pilbeam
    Pages 117-155
  6. Keith Pilbeam
    Pages 188-214
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    Pages 215-246
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    Pages 247-268
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    Pages 269-299
  10. Keith Pilbeam
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  13. Keith Pilbeam
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  14. Keith Pilbeam
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  15. Keith Pilbeam
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  16. Back Matter
    Pages 455-479

About this book


Finance and Financial Markets is a major new text designed for introductory undergraduate, postgraduate and MBA courses in economics and finance. It provides a comprehensive yet relatively non-technical introduction to modern-day financial institutions, markets and instruments. The text covers the role of financial intermediaries, interest rate determination, and the domestic and international money and capital markets. In addition to coverage of equities and foreign exchange there is extensive treatment of derivative instruments such as futures, options and swaps.


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Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-62945-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-26273-1
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