This is a comprehensive guide to the workings of the worldas commodity and financial futures and options markets. For all those new or already active in the futures and options markets, it is a handbook of first and last resort for traders, brokers, advisers and investors alike, and is written by a highly experienced market practitioner with contributions from leading experts in the field. It begins with an examination of the markets and instruments - including the OTC market and erivatives, and goes on to explain trading, regulation and management. It also evaluates the likely future developments in futures and options.Introduction Futures and options, under the guise of that all-embracing buzzword derivatives, have received a mixed press in recent years, but there is ... have transformed financial markets; it is now possible to avoid almost any risk of adverse market movements by the judicious use of them. ... Speculation is an integral part of futures and options trading; without the speculator, the markets could not exist.
|Title||:||Introduction to Futures and Options|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 1997-08-27|