Offering a market--oriented approach enabling the reader to understand the subject in a broader context, this book covers up--to--date topics such as value at risk and credit risk. Presented in a mathematically--friendly tone, the material provides an accessible introduction to risk management and derivatives.
KEITH CUTHBERTSON is Professor of Finance at the Management School, Imperial College. He has been an advisor to the Bank of England and UK Treasury and a visitor at the Federal Reserve. He has held chairs at the University of Newcastle and City University Business School, as well as undertaking consultancy with financial institutions. DIRK NITSCHE is a lecturer in Finance at the Management School, Imperial College. He is also a Visiting Lecturer at City university Business School.