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# Financial mathematics for actuarial science : the theory of interest

Author: Richard James Wilders Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2020] eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats Financial Mathematics for Actuarial Science: The Theory of Interest is concerned with the measurement of interest and the various ways interest affects what is often called the time value of money (TVM). Interest is most simply defined as the compensation that a borrower pays to a lender for the use of capital. The goal of this book is to provide the mathematical understandings of interest and the time value of money needed to succeed on the actuarial examination covering interest theory Key Features Helps prepare students for the SOA Financial Mathematics Exam Provides mathematical understanding of interest and the time value of money needed to succeed in the actuarial examination covering interest theory Contains many worked examples, exercises and solutions for practice Provides training in the use of calculators for solving problems A complete solutions manual is available to faculty adopters online  Read more... (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books Print version:(OCoLC)1124778168 Document, Internet resource Internet Resource, Computer File Richard James Wilders Find more information about: Richard James Wilders 0429287100 9781000033168 1000033163 9781000033106 1000033104 9780429287107 1138019519 1 online resource 1. Overview and Mathematical Prerequisites. 2. Measuring Interest. 3.Solving Problems in Interest. 4.Annuities. 5.Amortization Schedules and Sinking Funds. 6. Yield Rates. 7. Bonds. 8.Exact Asset Matching and Swaps. 9. Interest Rate Sensitivity. 10. Determinants of Interest Rates. Richard James Wilders.

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Financial Mathematics for Actuarial Science: The Theory of Interest is concerned with the measurement of interest and the various ways interest affects what is often called the time value of money (TVM). Interest is most simply defined as the compensation that a borrower pays to a lender for the use of capital. The goal of this book is to provide the mathematical understandings of interest and the time value of money needed to succeed on the actuarial examination covering interest theory Key Features Helps prepare students for the SOA Financial Mathematics Exam Provides mathematical understanding of interest and the time value of money needed to succeed in the actuarial examination covering interest theory Contains many worked examples, exercises and solutions for practice Provides training in the use of calculators for solving problems A complete solutions manual is available to faculty adopters online

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