In this video, I explain what options are by relating them to something everyone can understand. And also, why they exist in the first place. Watch this simple video to finally understand options that have been rattling your brain trying to learn.

Financial News explains the technology behind blockchain and its potential pros and cons to the financial sector.

An Option is a contract allowing the recipient the right, but not the obligation to transact a known transaction (buy or sell) of a known Asset at a known price in a known pre-defined time frame.

 
Capital Markets & Derivative Training video: Futures and Central Clearing - Introduction
Doireann Mc Dermott is joined by Christopher Finger, a member of the MSCI research team in Geneva to discuss OTC derivatives under central clearing.
Capital Markets & Derivative Training video: Netting via the Central Counterparty - Introduction
 
 

In this video we present Derivatives - Forwards, Futures and Options - Learn from scratch. Understand what is an option, what is forward contract and what is future contract in details.

Learn about the risks and benefits of using leverage in the futures market. 

This video, taken from one of the Fitch Learning training courses for the Derivatives examination within the CISI Capital Markets Programme, covers a large portion of the principles of clearing and margining content of the exam.