The Securities Markets Series has been designed to cater to professionals who do not have time to read and assimilate a treatise on Financial Management or Corporate Finance. It provides a reasonably in-depth exposition on the topics in a concise and lucid manner, embellished with a lot of pertinent examples. It offers Just in Time learning on securities markets, with a focus on global conventions and practices.
Futures and forwards covers the fundamentals of futures and forward contracts. Lucidly written, the book covers:
*Similarities and differences between futures and forwards
*Valuation of forward and futures contracts
*Hedging and speculation