Commodity Derivatives

Commodity Derivatives

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Other Details

ISBN 9780230634152
Binding Paperback
Imprints Macmillan Publishers India
Edition 1
Language English

About the Book

This book covers the entire syllabus of two papers, viz., Commodity Derivatives and Commodity Trading of Diploma in Commodity Derivative Examination, conducted by Indian Institute of Banking and Finance. All ardent learners of finance as also the professionals engaged in commodity trading will find this book useful.

Part I of the book comprises theory of commodity derivatives, futures and options, pricing, and application for hedging/arbitrage. Information on various commodities such as silver, gold, agricultural goods has been added in the book. The regulatory aspects and accounting & taxation issues have also been included.

Part II of the book covers practical aspects of derivatives trading elaborating on option strategies, volatility, and trading on commodity exchange.

About Author

Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (formerly The Indian Institute of Bankers) was established in 1928. With more than 650 institutional members and over 2.5 lakh individual members, it is the largest Institute of its kind in the world and is working with a mission ‘to develop professionally qualified and competent bankers and finance professionals primarily through a process of education, training, examination consultancy/counselling and continuing professional development programs’.

The Institute has almost all the banks and financial institutions, public sector, private sector, foreign, cooperative, regional rural banks as members, in addition to IT companies and individuals working in the banking and finance sector. The Institute is managed by a Governing Council consisting of chairmen of different banks and eminent academicians. It offers a number of professional courses in banking and finance.

The flagship programs of the Institute are JAIIB and CAIIB. In addition, the Institute has introduced certificate courses in ‘Trade Finance’ and ‘Information System Bankers’. Other specialist courses are ‘Diploma in Treasury, Investment & Risk Management’, ‘Diploma in International Banking’, ‘Diploma in Banking Technology’ and ‘Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Advising’. These programs aim at building skill sets and developing competence among specialist officers in banks and financial institutions.