Derivatives contracts in the form of forwards and options have been around for a very long time - around four thousand years.
Key learning objectives:
The growth of trading on derivative exchanges especially since the advent of financial futures and options contracts.
The move from country based exchanges to large cross border groupings.
The ‘demise’ of open outcry as a way of trading and its replacement by electronic screen based platforms.
Introduction to Interest Rate Swaps and Use Cases
David Leeming • 17:58