From the Back Cover
This book is an introduction to the markets in deposits, bonds,futures and swaps. It explains the purpose and design of thesefinancial instruments, and how they are used by the various playersin the financial system.
The book is for new recruits and potential new recruits infinancial markets, as well as accountants, lawyers, and thosewishing to understand the basic principles of finance. The author'sengaging, accessible and non-mathematical style is comprehensibleby those with no prior financial knowledge.
About the Author
J.D.A. WISEMAN is a bond and swap trader at Credit Suisse First Boston, having previously been an analyst there and at J.P. Morgan. The author read mathematics at Queens' College, Cambridge, and lives in London.