
Course Calendar

Professor Kevin G. Waspi

Calendars for Professors
Common Calendar

The schedule is subject to change as circumstance demands.

4/17/2014
January 2014 
Sunday 
Monday 
Tuesday 
Wednesday 
Thursday 
Friday 
Saturday 
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20
Homework 01 (Practice) begins
6am  21 [1] 1,2,&3  Efficient Markets, risk/return  22  23 [2] 3&4  Portfolio Theory, CAPM  24  25  26  27  28 [3] 4,5,&6  Complete Chapters 4,5,&6  29  30 [4] 7,8,&9  Complete Equities, UISES Intro/Demo
Form UISES Groups
Form Equity Groups
 31
Homework 01 (Graded) due
5pm  
4/17/2014
February 2014 
Sunday 
Monday 
Tuesday 
Wednesday 
Thursday 
Friday 
Saturday 
 1
UISES Trading Begins
Homework 02 (Practice) begins
6am  2  3  4 [5] 19  Review for Midterm #1  5  6 [6]
MidTerm Exam #1: Chapters 19
Equity Project Session
6:30 to 8:00pm 141 Wohlers Hall  7
Homework 02 (Graded) due
5pm  8
Homework 03 (Practice) begins
6am  9  10  11 [7] 10&11  Group work on Equity Project, Money Markets  12  13 [8] 12&13  Introduce Debt Markets, Prices/Yields, Buying/Selling  14
Homework 03 (Graded) due
5pm  15
Homework 04 (Practice) begins
6am  16  17  18 [9] 14  Complete Debt Markets, Introduce Term Structure
Optional Equity Draft Appointments Completed
 19  20 [10] 14&15  Complete Term Structure, Introduce Duration  21
Homework 04 (Graded) due
5pm  22
Homework 05 (Practice) begins
6am  23  24  25 [11] 15&16  Continue Duration, Immunization, and complete Bond basics  26
Equity Projects Due (MW)
 27 [12]
MidTerm Exam #2: Chapters 1016
Equity Projects Due (TTh)
 28
Homework 05 (Graded) due
5pm  
4/17/2014
March 2014 
Sunday 
Monday 
Tuesday 
Wednesday 
Thursday 
Friday 
Saturday 
 1
Homework 06 (Practice) begins
6am  2  3  4 [13] 17&18  Government Bonds, including Municipals
Stewardship Session
6:30 to 8:00pm 141 Wohlers Hall  5  6 [14] 18&19  Complete Governments, Start Corporate Bonds
stewardship report #1 due
 7
Homework 06 (Graded) due
5pm  8
Homework 07 (Practice) begins
6am  9  10  11 [15] 19  Corporate Bonds continued  12  13 [16] 19&20  Finish Corporate Bonds, begin Investment Companies  14
Last day to drop a course
Homework 07 (Graded) due
5pm  15
Homework 08 (Practice) begins
6am  16  17  18 [17] 20  Finish Asset Backed Securities, review for Midterm #3
Bond Project Session
6:30 to 8:00pm 141 Wohlers Hall  19  20 [18]
MidTerm Exam #3: Chapter 1720
 21
Homework 08 (Graded) due
5pm  22
Homework 09 (Practice) begins
6am  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  
4/17/2014
April 2014 
Sunday 
Monday 
Tuesday 
Wednesday 
Thursday 
Friday 
Saturday 
 1 [19] 21  Group work on Bond Project, Begin Forwards & Futures  2  3 [20] 21&22  Futures; contracts, clearing, margin
Stewardship report #2 due
 4
Homework 09 (Graded) due
5pm  5
Homework 10 (Practice) begins
6am  6  7  8 [21] 21&22  Futures; hedging vs. speculating, arbitrage  9
Bond Projects due (MW)
 10 [22] 23  Financial Futures
Optional Bond Draft Appointments Completed
Bond Projects due (TTh)
 11
Homework 10 (Graded) due
5pm  12
Homework 11 (Practice) begins
6am  13  14  15 [23] 2123  Complete Futures, including Financial Futures
Passover
 16  17 [24] 24  Options features, buying and selling, contract basics  18
Homework 11 (Graded) due
5pm  19
Homework 12 (Practice) begins
6am  20
Easter
 21  22 [25] 25  Option Payoffs, profits and strategy, international considerations  23  24 [26] 26  Pricing Options  25
Homework 12 (Graded) due
5pm  26
Homework 13 (Practice) begins
6am  27  28  29 [27] 26&27  Finish Options, Begin Swaps  30
UISES Trading ends
 
4/17/2014
May 2014 
Sunday 
Monday 
Tuesday 
Wednesday 
Thursday 
Friday 
Saturday 
 1 [28] 27&28  Swaps, interest rate agreements, currency, and other issues  2
Homework 13 (Graded) due
5pm  3  4  5  6 [29] 128  Wrap up of business, complete our mission
International Stewardship report due
 7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18
Graduation
 19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31 

