The main aim of this course is to provide students with an introductory ways of Derivative Markets and how derivative instruments are used to gain advantage against the risks that exists current Financial and Other Commodity Markets. The concept hedging will be main focus area while showing the potential gain scenarios using derivative instruments.

The last decade has been one of rapid, profound, and ongoing change in the investment industry. The main objective of the course is to give students an introductory understanding of capital markets and financial instruments. We will focus on three modules which are equity markets, fixed income markets, and derivative markets (options and futures).