Summary of Important Structured Product Investment Information
The summary information included on this web site and the information in the full text of the book has been prepared for informational purposes and reflects the personal views of the author only. It does not constitute a solicitation, offer, or recommendation to buy or sell any type of security or instrument or to engage in any type of trading strategy. Each financial instrument and strategy described on this web site and in the book has specific investor suitability requirements, risk levels, and stringent regulatory requirements.
This web site and the book provide a general discussion of structured derivative financial products based on publicly available information derived from a variety of sources believed to be reliable; however, no representation is made that it is accurate or complete or that the rates of return indicated in the hypothetical examples provided in the book will be achieved or that any losses will not be greater than stated. It is important to note that transaction fees and sales commissions are not included in the product examples discussed in the book and that, when deducted, will have a material impact on the returns indicated. Furthermore, any changes to the assumptions used in the product examples could significantly alter the returns indicated.
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Braddock, John C., 1954
Derivatives demystified : using structured
financial products / John C. Braddock.
0; p. cm. (Wiley series in financial engineering : 6033)
ISBN 0-471-14633-1 (cloth: alk. paper)
1. Structured notes. 2. Securities. 3. Financial engineering.
I. Title. II. Series.
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