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The Resource Risk arbitrage : an investor's guide, Keith M. Moore

Risk arbitrage : an investor's guide, Keith M. Moore

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Risk arbitrage : an investor's guide
Title
Risk arbitrage
Title remainder
an investor's guide
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Keith M. Moore
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Language
eng
Summary
The definitive guide to risk arbitrage, fully updated with new laws, cases, and techniques Risk Arbitrage is the definitive guide to the field and features a comprehensive overview of the theory, techniques, and tools that traders and risk managers need to be effective. This new edition is completely updated and fully revised to reflect the changes to laws and technology and includes new case studies and a detailed discussion of computer-based trading systems. Readers gain deep insight into the factors and policies that affect merger transactions, and the new developments that allow individuals to compete with professionals in managing risk arbitrage portfolios. The book provides techniques for computing spreads and determining risk, with practice exercises that allow readers to become confident with new methods before using them professionally. The current wave of corporate mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, and similar transactions has created unprecedented opportunities for those versed in contemporary risk arbitrage techniques. At the same time, the nature of the current merger wave has lent such transactions a much higher degree of predictability than ever before, making risk arbitrage more attractive to all types of investors. Risk Arbitrage provides the essential guidance needed to participate in the business. - Get up to date on the most recent developments in risk arbitrage - Examine new mergers and the legal changes that affect them - Learn how computers and trading systems have affected competition - Use the tools that enable risk determination and spread computation Both the growth in hedge funds and the changing nature of the merger and acquisition business have affected risk arbitrage processes and techniques. For the finance professional who needs expert guidance and the latest information, Risk Arbitrage is a comprehensive guide.--
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1952-
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Moore, Keith M.
Dewey number
368
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Wiley finance series
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Arbitrage
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Risk arbitrage : an investor's guide, Keith M. Moore
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Includes index
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  • txt
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Contents
About the Author -- Introduction -- What Is Risk Arbitrage? -- The Risk Arbitrage Industry -- Estimating the Return on a Risk Arbitrage Position -- Estimating the Risk of Arbitrage Transactions -- Estimating the Probability of a Transaction’s Occurrence -- The Risk Arbitrage Decision Process -- Hostile Takeovers -- Trading Tactics -- Portfolio Management -- The Exciting World of Risk Arbitrage -- APPENDIX A: Tender Offer Document -- APPENDIX B: Airgas/Air Products—Text of Court Decision -- APPENDIX C: Whole Foods Markets—Excerpts from Proxy Statement -- APPENDIX D: Straight Path Communications—Excerpts from Proxy Statement -- APPENDIX E: Straight Path Communications—Excerpts from STRP’s 8-K Filed on April 13, 2017 -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
on1028607655
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xi, 353 pages
Isbn
9780470379745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028607655
Label
Risk arbitrage : an investor's guide, Keith M. Moore
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About the Author -- Introduction -- What Is Risk Arbitrage? -- The Risk Arbitrage Industry -- Estimating the Return on a Risk Arbitrage Position -- Estimating the Risk of Arbitrage Transactions -- Estimating the Probability of a Transaction’s Occurrence -- The Risk Arbitrage Decision Process -- Hostile Takeovers -- Trading Tactics -- Portfolio Management -- The Exciting World of Risk Arbitrage -- APPENDIX A: Tender Offer Document -- APPENDIX B: Airgas/Air Products—Text of Court Decision -- APPENDIX C: Whole Foods Markets—Excerpts from Proxy Statement -- APPENDIX D: Straight Path Communications—Excerpts from Proxy Statement -- APPENDIX E: Straight Path Communications—Excerpts from STRP’s 8-K Filed on April 13, 2017 -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
on1028607655
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xi, 353 pages
Isbn
9780470379745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028607655

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