Derivative Market

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Derivative Market

The market for the sale of futures, forwards, options, and other securities except for regular stocks and bonds. Derivatives may be traded on an exchange or over-the-counter. Derivatives are often traded as speculative investments or to reduce the risk of one's other positions. Prominent derivative exchange includes the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Euronext LIFFE.
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The award was presented at the annual Americas Derivatives Awards gala in New York which honor the companies, innovations and people that have had the biggest impact on the derivatives markets in the region during the past 12 months.
The award was presented at the annual Americas Derivatives Awards gala in New York, which honour the companies, innovations and people that have had the biggest impact on the derivatives markets in the region during the past 12 months.
The four segments it operates in are Cash Markets, Derivatives Markets, Energy Markets and CDS and it also provides other related services.
The International Organization of Securities Commissions today issued the Update to Survey on the Principles for the Regulation and Supervision of Commodity Derivatives Markets, which updates its 2012 review of the implementation of IOSCO's principles for commodity derivatives markets.
Singapore, Dec 2, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore Exchange (SGX) and the China Futures Association (CFA) are cooperating in the development of derivatives markets in China and Singapore.
According to the principals, the purpose of The ISDA/Risk Derivatives Research Award is to enhance understanding of the OTC derivatives markets among a broad community of international financial market participants, including financial institutions, regulatory bodies, academic institutions and the media.
After their planned merger, cash stock markets separately operated by the TSE and the OSE will be integrated under the TSE, while their stock futures and other derivatives markets will be combined under the OSE.
There are two major types of derivatives markets: exchange-traded and over-the-counter (OTC).
The HKMA has committed to working with the government and the domestic regulator, the Securities and Futures Commission, to build a regulatory regime for OTC derivatives markets. The industry will be consulted on the relevant supervisory requirements by the third quarter of 2011.
Mastering derivatives markets; a step-by-step guide to the products, applications and risks, 3d ed.
The combined company, to be named CME Group Inc., a CME/ Chicago Board of Trade Company, is expected to transform global derivatives markets, creating operational and cost efficiencies for customers and exchange members, while delivering significant benefits to shareholders.