* Lecture Notes for Mathematical Finance I and II (Math 621 and
622)*

Daniel Ocone

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This page contains links to lecture notes prepared for
Math 621 and Math 622. These notes are based closely on
the books by Steve Shreve, Stochastic Calculus for Finance I and II,
published by Springer Verlag, which is used as a text in Math 621
and 622. The approach to the subject, much notation, and many results
are taken from these texts. My lecture notes were prepared to
to help guide students through the material I considered most
essential, as I taught the courses.
Please send any corrections to ocone@math.rutgers.edu.

1. 621 Lecture 1: Foundations and
No-Arbitrage
Pricing for Discrete Models

2. 621 Lecture Notes 2: Pricing for the
Multiperiod Binomial Model

3. 621 Lecture 3 slides: Probability
Spaces, Random Variables, and Derivative Pricing

4. 621 Lecture Notes 4: Sigma algebras
and Conditional Expection

5. 621 Lecture Notes 5, part I: Conditional
Expection and Derivative Pricing

6. 621 Lecture Notes 5, part II:
Martingales and risk neutral pricing in discrete time

7. 621 Lecture Notes 6:
Introduction to stochastic integration with respect to Brownian
motion

8. 621 Lecture Notes 7:
Ito Calculus