Black Scholes Option Model: Global Education by iiBV (eLearning Course)

The Black Scholes Option Model was first published in 1973, but the applicability in valuation is strong to this day. Join iiBV expert Andrew Strickland as he dissects and explains the various components of the models, and how they can be utilized in your valuation.

Highlights of the course include:

  • Understand the core building blocks and assumptions in the Black Scholes model
  • Learn about volatility and returns
  • Earn a certificate of knowledge in the Black Scholes Option Model and iiBV 214 credit
$149.00/course Add to cart


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Course Syllabus

 

  • The Black Scholes Option Model
  • The Language of Options
  • The Assumptions within the Black Scholes Model
  • Some of the Intellectual Heritage behind the Model
  • Core Building Blocks of Model
  • Euler’s Number or the Exponential Number and Natural Logarithms
  • Continuous Compounding and Discounting
  • Application to the BS Model
  • Volatility
  • Volatility and Returns
  • The Risk-Free Rate and Dynamic Hedging
  • The “N” Function in the BS model
  • The Derivation of N (d2) - Strike Price
  • The Value of N(d1) in the Model
  • Application to Private Companies
  • Course Review Questions            

Additional Course Details

 

BVR's eLearning courses are broken down into easy-to-understand modules, with quizzes throughout to test your learning and understanding of the topic. At the end of the course, you'll earn a Certificate of Knowledge to add to your arsenal of valuation accomplishments.

Software requirements: None

Prerequisites: None

Program level: Beginner to Intermediate

Videos/Materials: 14 modules

Estimated time to complete course: 1 hour 15 minutes of video. Estimated 2 hours to complete.

CPE credits: There is no CPE available for this course.

Course authors/editors: Andrew Strickland

Course advisors: Michael Badham, Anton Lezhja, Andrew Strickland, John Barton, and Jared Waters

eLearning FAQs

 

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Q: What are the device requirements?

A: You can access BVR’s eLearning Center on a computer, tablet, or smartphone that is connected to the internet and has audio capabilities.


Q: When does an eLearning course expire?

A: Courses expire 365 days after purchase.


Q: Can I earn CPE for eLearning courses?

A: Currently there are no courses approved for CPE. CPE is subject to approval by NASBA and updated information will be noted in the "additional course details" section when available.


Q: How do I earn a Certificate of Knowledge?

A: Complete all required modules and pass the quizzes (70% pass rate or higher). Complete the course evaluation form at the end of the course, and a certificate will be emailed to you following verification of completion.


Q: Who do I contact for technical help, course feedback, or questions?

A: Please contact questions@bvresources.com or call +1-503-479-8200.


Q: What language is the course in?                

A: The course is in English.


Q: Can I retake a quiz or test if I don’t pass it the first time?

A: Yes. You are able to retake quizzes and tests, and also go back and review the material as needed.


Q: What is your refund policy?

A: Business Valuation Resources offers a 100% money-back guarantee on our training services. If you are not completely satisfied with your experience, or have any feedback, please contact Business Valuation Resources at +1-503-479-8200 or cs@bvresources.com.