International Finance


By Adrian Buckley
May 2012
Pearson Education
Distributed By Trans-Atlantic Publications
ISBN: 9780273731863
652 Pages, Illustrated
$125.00 paper original


International Finance is a complete and authoritative text on the theory and practice of finance in the international arena. 

Features include:

 

Contents:

Guided tour
Preface
Acknowledgements

Part A ESSENTIAL BACKGROUND
1 Introduction 
2 The international monetary system

Part B FOREIGN EXCHANGE
3 Exchange rates: the basic equations 
4 Foreign exchange markets 
5 The balance of payments 
6 Theories and empiricism on exchange rate movements 
7 Definitions of foreign exchange risk

TEST BANK 1

Part C HEDGING
8 Does foreign exchange exposure matter?
9 Principles of exposure management
10 Internal techniques of exposure management
11 External techniques of exposure management

TEST BANK 2

Part D DERIVATIVES
12 Swaps
13 Financial futures and foreign exchange
14 Options
15 Currency options
16 Interest rate risk
17 Financial engineering

Part E FINANCIAL CRISIS 2007-8
18 Credit default swaps
19 The financial crisis of 2007-8: a synopsis

TEST BANK 3

Part F INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL BUDGETING
20 The internationalisation process
21 Exchange controls and corporate tax in international investment
22 The international capital budgeting framework 
23 The international capital budgeting model
24 International investment: what discount rate?
25 Country risk analysis and political risk
26 International capital budgeting: the practicalities

TEST BANK 4

Part G INTERNATIONAL FINANCING
27 Financing the multinational and its overseas subsidiaries
28 Financing international trade and minimising credit risk
29 Practical problems in hedging

Part H MISCELLANEOUS
30 Miscellaneous issues in international finance

TEST BANK 5

Suggested answers to end of chapter questions
Suggested answers to selected exercises
Solutions to multiple choice questions

Appendix 1 Present value of $1
Appendix 2 Present value of $1 received annually for n years
Appendix 3 Table of areas under the normal curve
Appendix 4 Black and Scholes value of call option expressed as a percentage of the share price
Appendix 5 Present value of $1 with a continuous discount rate, r, for T periods. Values of e–rt
Appendix 6 Selections from ISO 4217 currency code list, a.k.a. SWIFT codes
Glossary 
Notes 
Index



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