ISBN 9780070159297,Commodity Markets : Operations, Instruments And Applications

Commodity Markets : Operations, Instruments And Applications



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9780070159297

ISBN-10 0070159297


Number of Pages 328 Pages
Language (English)


The emphasis of this book is to enlighten the reader on the essential structure and working of commodity markets, and the nuances of futures trading in these markets. The book takes the reader through detailed discussions on the fundamental topics of how the commodity markets and trading work. The plan of the book is intended for business students learning about commodity markets/commodity trading as part of their syllabus. However, this book is equally suitable for anyone keen on developing a good understanding of how commodity markets work. Salient Features Brings out the essential structure and working of commodity futures markets Discusses the methods of trading in commodity futures and options Discusses risk management process with commodity derivatives Covers in detail topics related to the organisation and functioning of commodity markets, derivative instruments used for risk management, strategies for hedging and speculation and use of commodity derivatives as an investment Discusses the complete functioning of commodity exchanges