A Derivatives Primer: Options, Futures, and Structures

Book description

We hear a lot about derivatives, but the general public and even many professional traders aren’t quite sure what they are or how they impact our lives. While they have caused a tremendous increase in overall volatility, when used properly derivatives afford tremendous financial flexibility . In this presentation the author, John Succo, helps you acquire a basic understanding of derivatives by breaking the market into three basic product groups and providing a clear primer on each: 1) Options , 2) Futures, and 3) Structures (cash instruments with imbedded options).

A Minyanville Media Publication.

Table of contents

  1. Title Page
  2. Copyright Page
  3. FTPress Delivers Shorts

Product information

  • Title: A Derivatives Primer: Options, Futures, and Structures
  • Author(s): John Succo
  • Release date: May 2011
  • Publisher(s): Pearson
  • ISBN: 9780132789905