MU14415 Financial and Insurance Mathematics I

Mathematical Institute in Opava
Winter 2020

The course is not taught in Winter 2020

Extent and Intensity
2/1/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
doc. RNDr. Karel Hasík, Ph.D. (lecturer)
RNDr. Lenka Rucká, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Karel Hasík, Ph.D.
Mathematical Institute in Opava
Prerequisites (in Czech)
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of this subject is learn to apply knowledge in practical financial operations regarding short-time securities, compound interest, current value of money, pensions savings and loans.
  • Interest and interest running, calculation of interest. Simple and compound interest.
    Types of interest rates.
    Loan and bank overdraft.
    Bonds - price calculation.
    Stocks - price calculation, portfolio analysis.
    Practical problems.
    required literature
  • A. A. Mitsel. Basics of financial mathematics. 2012. info
  • T. Cipra. Matematika cenných papírů. Praha, 2000. ISBN 80-86009-35-1. info
  • T. Cipra. Finanční matematika v praxi. HZ, Praha, 1993. ISBN 80-901495-1-0. info
    recommended literature
  • J. Radová, P. Dvořák. Finanční matematika pro každého. Grada, Praha, 2001. ISBN 80-247-9015-7. info
  • F. Čámský. Finanční matematika. Masarykova univerzita, Brno, 1997. ISBN 80-210-1509-8. info
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Teacher's information
Attendance at lectures is recommended. In the introductory lesson, students will be informed about the requirements of lecturers for successful completion of the subject.

Case study.
Mastering the knowledge test.

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