Derivatives Pricing

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taught by Dr. Riccardo Brignone


Introduction to the Black-Scholes model and the basics of model-based derivatives pricing.

Introduction to concepts of pricing, calibration and simulation.

Topics which will be discussed in the lecture include:

  • Multiperiod discrete models
  • Continuous time models
  • Option pricing and Greeks evaluation
  • Monte Carlo simulation
  • Exotic derivatives
  • Stochastic volatility



Thursdays 4-6 pm, lecture hall 1009 KG I

First Meeting

April 18th, 2024


PrerequisitePrinciples of Finance, Futures and Options, R-Course (recommendation)

120 min. written exam at the end of the term.

Please find the current examination dates on the examination office's homepage.

For a correct identification, please bring your UniCard AND your ID to the exam.

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!


Course materials will be available on ILIAS.

Please register for the course in HISinOne. The registration is open from tba.

In the first week of the lecture you will receive the password for the course on ILIAS via email.

The lecture is open for M.Sc. Economics and M.Sc. VWL.

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

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

  • Quantiative Methods

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


taught by Dr. Riccardo Brignone


every Tuesday from 2-4 pm at HS 3118 KG III. Some will be cancelled and therefore the total amount of Tutorials will be 1 SWS.                                             

First Meeting
 April 23rd, 2024                                                                                             




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