105.131 Mathematical Finance 2: Continuous-Time Models
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, UE, 2.0h, 3.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.5
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

Value and hedge financial instruments and portfolios,
solve the pertinent equations,
present solutions of exercises at the black board,
Appraise suggestions and solutions of their peers,
evaluate own achievements critically,
discuss problems and solution attempts with peers and teachers in a constructive spirit

Subject of course

Traditional exercises accompagning the lecture. Exercises illustrate and extend the material of the course. We try to solve exercises related to the following topics: Recaptiulating some probability theory, Forwards, Futures, and Options, Trading strategies, Arbitrage (Fundamental Theorem of Asset Pricing) Put-call parity, option price range, binomial model (Cox-Ross-Rubinstein) and extensions, option pricing, risk neutral evaluation, replicating trading strategies, Brownian motion (Wiener process), martingales, Ito's formula, change of measure (Girsanov's theorem), Black-Scholes equation, simple stochastic differential equations, implicit volatility, greeks.

Teaching methods

Kreuzerlübung, via Zoom

Mode of examination


Additional information

Necessary technical equipment: Device with internet access, microphone, camera



Course dates

Thu12:00 - 14:0011.03.2021 - 24.06.2021 Zoom / siehe TUWEL (LIVE).
Mathematical Finance 2: Continuous-Time Models - Single appointments
Thu11.03.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu18.03.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu25.03.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu01.04.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu08.04.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu15.04.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu22.04.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu29.04.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu06.05.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu13.05.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu20.05.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu27.05.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu03.06.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu10.06.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu17.06.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.
Thu24.06.202112:00 - 14:00 Zoom / siehe TUWEL.

Examination modalities

Number of exercises solved, presentation


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu - 24.06.2021assessedno application-Benotung zu Semesterende (2021S)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.01.2021 00:00 14.03.2021 23:59 31.03.2021 23:59



No lecture notes are available.

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