Equity Derivatives

Module II

Equity Derivatives

This module seeks to create a common minimum knowledge benchmark for associated persons functioning as approved users and sales personnel of the trading member of an equity derivatives exchange or equity derivative segment of a recognized stock exchange.



Equity Derivatives

Module Chapters

Chapter 1

Basics of derivatives and Understanding Index

Chapter 2

Introduction to Forwards, Futures, and Options

Chapter 3

Option Trading Strategies

Chapter 4

Trading, Clearing and Settlement Systems

Chapter 5

Legal, Accounting and Investor protection services

Module Objective

  • Know the basics of the Indian equity derivatives market.
  • Understand the various trading strategies that can be built using futures and options on both stocks and stock indices.
  • Understand the clearing, settlement and risk management as well as the operational mechanism related to equity derivatives markets.
  • Know the regulatory environment in which the equity derivatives markets operate in India.