Equity Derivatives - Part 1

Equity Derivatives - Part 1

Overview

This tutorial is an introduction to equity derivatives together with the mechanics and benefits of the common types of equity derivatives. The types of derivatives to cover are contracts for difference (CFDs), equity index futures, and equity index options.

Objective

On completion of this tutorial, you will be able to:

- Describe the structures and applications of stock options and futures, synthetic equity derivative structures, convertibles and warrants
- Identify the reasons for the strong growth of equity derivatives in recent years
- Describe the mechanics and uses of contracts for difference (CFDs), index futures, index options

Content

Module 1: Equity Derivatives - An Introduction
Topic 1: Stock Options and Futures
Topic 2: Synthetic Equity Derivative Structures
Topic 3: Convertibles and Warrants

Module 2: Equity Derivatives - Types
Topic 1: Market Overview
Topic 2: Contracts for Difference (CFDs)
Topic 3: Equity Index Options
Topic 4: Equity Index Futures

Details

Code
TEPDS17000501
Venue
ePlatform
Language
English
Level
Intermediate
Hours
SFC:2.0, PWMA:2.0
Fees
All Member: HK$560
Non-Member: HK$780
Staff of Corporate Member: HK$560