Course Calendar

Professor Kevin G. Waspi



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  • Common Calendar


  • The schedule is subject to change as circumstance demands.

    4/17/2014
    January 2014
       Sunday    Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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    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]
    1-9 - Review for Midterm #1
    5 6  [6]
    MidTerm Exam #1: Chapters 1-9

    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 10-16

    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 17-20
    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]
    21-23 - 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]
    1-28 - Wrap up of business, complete our mission
    International Stewardship report due
    7 8 9 10
    11 12 13 14 15 16 17
    18

    Graduation


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