Futures and Options


taught by Prof. Dr. Lütkebohmert-Holtz

  • Wednesdays, 10:00 - 12:00, HS 1221, KG I


The lecture starts on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017.

The lecture covers discrete time and, at the end, also continuous time models for financial markets and the valuation of a variety of derivatives by no-arbitrage arguments and risk-neutral pricing.

The course accounts for 6 ECTS based on a 120min written exam.



taught by Dr. Christoph Gerhart

  • Tutorial: Tuesdays, 12:00 - 02:00pm, room 3219 KGIII

  • Practical Tutorial: Wednesdays, 04:00 - 06:00pm, room 3118 KG III

Course materials (lecture slides, exercise sheets etc.) will be available on the learning management system ILIAS of the university. The link below directly leads to the ILIAS site of the lecture (logged in state): Futures and Options in ILIAS

The password necessary to register for the course on ILIAS will be given in the first lecture!



The final exam takes place on Friday, August 11th, 2017 at 8-10am in room 2006.

For details on the registration and the registration period for the first exam, please also look at the websites of the examination offices of Economics and Mathematics for further information!

The lecture is open for M.Sc. Economics, M.Sc. Mathematics, M.Sc. VWL/BWL and diploma students in their advanced study period.

In M.Sc. Economics, the course can be credited in the profile "Finance".

In M.Sc. Mathematics, the course can be credited for the special profile "Finanzmathematik" or as an elective (within the module Mathematik).

In M.Sc. VWL, the course can be credited for

  • Quantitative Methods, VWL theory, or BWL (elective) (examination regulations from 2011)

  • Accounting, Finance, and Taxation (new examination regulations, valid from winter term 2014/2015)

In M.Sc. BWL (Public and Non-Profit Management) the course can be credited as an elective in Quantitative Methods (Quantitative Methoden).

For VWL Diplom, the course can be credited in "Finanzmärkte und -management" or "Finanz- und Rechnungswesen".

For more information please click here.

Benutzerspezifische Werkzeuge