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Determine the Critical Points of a Function of Two Variables (Basic)

This video explains how to determine the critical points of a function of two variables.

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The Pacific Islands are the Perfect Locations to be During Winter Months

The Pacific Islands are the perfect locations to be during the winter months. With a complete reversed weather condition, the summer weather condition keeps the islands and inner lands dry with moderate temperatures to relax on the beaches with numerous resorts, commonwealth games taking place and performances, keeps tourists and visitors flying in and out of these locations. 207 more words


The most important institution you've never heard of

Don’t be scared to learn about American finance
By: Alex Freeman

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is “the most important organization you’ve never heard of.” 834 more words


Financial Nitroglycerin: Risk management and the destructive power of swaps, derivatives, and other exotic financial instruments


While swaps, derivatives, and other exotic financial instruments can serve as effective risk management tools, they can be abused with ease to act as a kind of financial nitroglycerin, creating great swaths of destruction throughout global and domestic economies. 3,570 more words

Derivatives Explained (Intro)

A derivative is a function , that gives the slope of the function . To signify a derivative, an apostrophe is put in front of the function name, for example 109 more words


Shearman & Sterling Discusses Derivatives Regulation Under Trump

How will derivatives regulation change in the Trump Administration? During the campaign and since the election, President-elect Trump and his advisors, as well as key Congressional Republicans and other market participants, have suggested that aspects of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank”), should be rolled back, or even repealed outright. 1,592 more words

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Proof of the derivative of the natural log.

The proof of the derivative of the natural log using the limit definition of the derivative is very interesting because we can use the trick of raising the function to the power of one to create the number e. 67 more words