Financial economics is the branch of economics characterized by a "concentration on monetary activities", in which "money of one type or another is likely to appear on both sides of a trade". Its concern is thus the interrelation of financial variables, such as prices, interest rates and shares, as …
Efficient Frontier. The hyperbola is sometimes referred to as the 'Markowitz Bullet', and its upward sloped portion is the efficient frontier if no risk-free asset is available. With a risk-free asset, the straight line is the efficient frontier. The graphic displays the CAL, Capital allocation line, formed when the risky asset is a single-asset rather than the market, in which case the line is the CML.
Simulated geometric Brownian motions with parameters from market data.
Project valuation via decision tree.
Modigliani–Miller Proposition II with risky debt. As leverage (D/E) increases, the WACC (k0) stays constant.