• Python 3
Reading time
  • Approximately 25 days
What you will learn
  • Finance
  • Elisa Alòs
  • 1 year, 2 months ago

Introduction to Financial Derivatives with Python is an ideal textbook for an undergraduate course on derivatives, whether on a finance, economics, or financial mathematics programme. As well as covering all of the essential topics one would expect to be covered, the book also includes the basis of the numerical techniques most used in the financial industry, and their implementation in Python.


  • Connected to a Github repository with the codes in the book. The repository can be accessed at
  • Suitable for undergraduate students, as well as anyone who wants a gentle introduction to the principles of quantitative finance
  • No pre-requisites required for programming or advanced mathematics beyond basic calculus
The author Elisa Alòs has the following credentials.

  • Professor at Pompeu Fabra University