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PHI Learning Commodity and Financial Derivatives

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PHI Learning Commodity and Financial Derivatives

This is the second edition of the book on Commodity and Financial Derivatives. It provides an in-depth analysis of the underlying concepts of the different types of commodity and financial derivatives, namely, forwards, futures, options and swaps. It explains the trading processes of the derivatives and highlights their uses.

Beginning with an overview of the subject, the text discusses in detail the forwards emphasizing the currency forward. It presents the different types of futures—commodity futures, currency futures, stock futures, index futures, interest rate futures—and the different types of options—stock options and currency options. The text continues to explain the option pricing models. It concludes with a chapter on financial swaps, which describes the operational modalities of currency swaps and interest rate swaps.

The Indian context and environment are highlighted while explaining the trading processes of the different types of derivatives to familiarize the reader with the Indian derivatives market. The text is supported by illustrative examples, diagrams, tables and review questions to reinforce the understanding of the subject matter. The textbook is primarily intended for the postgraduate students of finance, commerce and management. It will also be useful to all those who are engaged in derivatives trading and who facilitate derivatives trading.



1. Derivatives: An Overview

2. Forwards: Basics

3. Currency Forwards

4. Futures: Basics

5. Pricing of Futures

6. Commodity Futures

7. Currency Futures

8. Stock Futures

9. Index Futures

10. Interest Rate Futures

11. Stock Options

12. Currency Options

13. Option Pricing

14. Financial Swaps


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Brand / Publisher PHI Learning
Return Policy 30 Days
Book Type Reference Books
Edition 2nd
ISBN 9788120328631
Author Prof : Kevin
Language English
Study Stream Commerce
Specialization Computer Science
Subject Computer Science
Pages 320
Binding Paperback


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Established in 1963, PHI Learning is a leading academic publisher of the country. Under the imprint of Eastern Economy Editions, PHI Learning has been the pioneer of low-cost high quality affordable texts. PHI titles encompass a wide range of subjects including engineering, sciences, humanities, management, computer science & information technology, social sciences and books for working professionals. With more than 3000 titles on its list today, PHI has often played a pivotal role in redesigning and reorienting university syllabi based on its valuable books.
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