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Forward and futures contracts : Arbitraging Futures Contracts II

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Arbitraging Futures Contracts II

In many commodities markets, it is very helpful for buyers or sellers to lock-in future prices. This is what both forwards and futures allow for. This tutorial explains how they work and what the difference is between the two.

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Chinese currency and U.S. debt : Data on Chinese M1 Increase in 2010

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Data on Chinese M1 Increase in 2010

This tutorial contains short videos that explain how China and the United States are intertwined through currency and debt. This is key for understanding the current global macro picture.

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Quantative easing : Open market operations and Quantitative Easing...

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Basic difference between traditional open market operations and quantitative easing.

You know that the Federal Reserve (or central banks in general) controls the money supply and short-term interest rates. But how exactly do they do this. Even more, how is quantitative easing different than regular open market operations. This tutorial

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Life of a company--from birth to death : Going back to the till: S...

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More on the series A financing. Going back for another round with a series B financing.

This is an old set of videos, but if you put up with Sal's messy handwriting (it has since improved) and spotty sound, there is a lot to be learned here. In particular, this tutorial walks through starting, financing and taking public a company (and even

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Put and call options : Basic Shorting

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Basic Shorting

Options allow investors and speculators to hedge downside (or upside). It allows them to trade on a belief that prices will change a lot--just not clear about direction. It allows them to benefit in any market (with leverage) if they speculate correctly.

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Real and nominal return : Relation Between Nominal and Real Return...

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Relation between nominal and real returns and inflation

If the value of money is constantly changing, can we compare investment return in the future or past to that earned in the present? This tutorial focuses on how to do this (another good tutorial to watch is the one on present value).

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Credit Crisis : Housing Conundrum (part 4)

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The virtuous circle of housing price appreciation making defaults go down making lending lax making housing appreciate even more

This tutorial talks about how the housing-bubble-induced credit crisis unfolded with a focus on the derivative securities that helped pump the bubble.

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Chinese currency and U.S. debt : China Pegs to Dollar to Keep Trad...

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China Pegs to Dollar to Keep Trade Imbalance

This tutorial contains short videos that explain how China and the United States are intertwined through currency and debt. This is key for understanding the current global macro picture.

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Geithner Plan : Geithner 5: A better solution

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A better way to solve the liquidity and price discovery problem.

The poop really started to hit the fan in the fall of 2008. When the new administration took office in early 2009, the poop was still there. This is tutorial explains an attempt--probably not a well thought out one--to clean the poop and slow the fan. Vid

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Forward and futures contracts : Contango and Backwardation Review

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Review of the difference uses of the words contango, backwardation, contango theory and theory of normal backwardation

In many commodities markets, it is very helpful for buyers or sellers to lock-in future prices. This is what both forwards and futures allow for. This tutorial explains how they work and what the difference is between the two.

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Credit cards and loans : Payday Loans

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How Payday lending works

Most of us have borrowed to buy something. Credit cards, in particular, can be quite convenient (but dangerous if not used in moderation). This tutorial explains credit card interest, how credit card companies make money and a far more silly way of borrow

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Cash versus accrual accounting : Accrual Basis of Accounting

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Simple example of accrual accounting

Just keeping track of cash that goes in and out of a business doesn't always reflect what's going on. This tutorial compares cash and accrual accounting. Very valuable if you ever plan on starting or investing in any type of business (you might also disco

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Put and call options : Put as Insurance

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Put as Insurance

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Banking and Money : Banking 16: Why target rates vs. money supply

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The rationale for targeting interest rates instead of directly having a money supply target.

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Put and call options : Long Straddle

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Long Straddle

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Investment and consumption : Investment vs. Consumption 2

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More investment vs. consumption examples.

When are you using capital to create more things (investment) vs. for consumption (we all need to consume a bit to be happy). When you do invest, how do you compare risk to return? Can capital include human abilities? This tutorial hodge-podge covers it a

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Mutual funds and ETFs : Closed-End Mutual Funds

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Comparing closed-end and open-ended mutual funds

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Credit Crisis : Mortgage-backed securities II

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Part II of the introduction to mortgage-backed securities

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Banking and Money : Banking 18: Big Picture Discussion

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Pros and Cons of various banking systems. More on gold.

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Credit default swaps : Use Cases for Credit Default Swaps

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How credit default swaps can be used as hedges, insurance or side-bets

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