Outline of finance

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to finance:

Finance – addresses the ways in which individuals and organizations raise and allocate monetary resources over time, taking into account the risks entailed in their projects.

Overview

The word finance may incorporate any of the following:

Fundamental Financial Concepts

History

Finance Terms by Field

Accounting (financial record keeping)

Main articles: Accounting and List of accounting topics

Banking

Corporate finance

Investment management

Personal finance

Public finance

Insurance

Economics and finance

Mathematics and finance

Time value of money

Financial mathematics

Mathematical tools
Derivatives pricing
Main article: Derivatives pricing

Constraint finance

Virtual finance

Financial markets

Market and instruments

Equity market

Equity valuation

Investment theory

Bond market

Money market

Commodity market

Derivatives market

Forward markets and contracts

Futures markets and contracts

Option markets and contracts

Swap markets and contracts

see: Swap (finance)

Derivative markets by underlyings

Equity derivatives
Interest rate derivatives
Credit derivatives
Foreign exchange derivative

Financial regulation

Designations and accreditation

Litigation

Fraud

Industry bodies

Regulatory bodies

Main article List of financial regulatory authorities by country

International

European Union

Regulatory bodies by country

United Kingdom
United States

United States legislation

Actuarial topics

Asset types

Raising capital

Valuation

Discounted cash flow valuation

Relative valuation

Contingent claim valuation

See derivatives pricing below.

Financial software tools

Financial institutions

Financial institutions

Lists

See also

External links