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Mastering Financial Mathematics in Excel

Mastering Financial Mathematics represents a handbook of how to apply financial mathematics to Excel as an alternative to using financial calculators such as the HP12C.

The tools enabling managers to carry out financial calculations have evolved in the last 20 years from tables through financial calculators to programs on PCs and personal organisers. Today, the majority of finance executives have Excel on their desks and increasingly on their laptops and mobile devices.


Mastering Financial Mathematics in Microsoft Excel provides a comprehensive set of tools and methods to apply Excel to solving mathematical problems. The book clearly explains the basic calculations for mathematical finance backed up with simple templates for further use and development, together with numerous examples and exercises.

The book offers demonstratesf the key financial formulas:

·    Allows you to work step-by-step through each of the chapters and examples
·    Shows the use of formulas using straightforward Excel templates
·    Introduces examples and exercises for extension work
·    Provides a menu of basic templates for further development
·    Enables you to practise, develop and improve your competence with Excel

Mastering Financial Mathematics in Microsoft Excel  will be invaluable in helping you improve your Excel skills and understand the underlying financial concepts.



The early chapters start from future and present values and build financial calculators before moving on to more complex techniques