Equity derivatives online course

BPP

This course provides an insight into the two main styles of derivative seen in the UK equity market: "delta one" and options. The course covers index futures, contracts for difference and exchange-traded funds along with call and put options.

We consider how these products are used by speculators and hedgers, as well as examine their mechanics and pricing.

Price: £35 + VAT

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What you will gain

This course provides an insight into the two main styles of derivative seen in the UK equity market: "delta one" and options.

Course content

By the end of this course, you will have a greater understanding of:

  • the trading and settlement mechanisms for exchange-traded index futures
  • how fair future prices can be theoretically derived, and the impact of dividend yields on forward pricing
  • how some other “delta-one” derivatives are used in the equity market
  • the key features of option contracts

Questions?

BPP | Tel: 0330 060 3303 | Email: ldicas@bpp.com

Topics

  • Corporate and financial reporting
  • Online learning

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