Derivatives – pricing and strategies

Professional Development


This seminar will demystify derivatives for those who have always found them complicated. Through the use of worked examples, delegates will gain confidence in understanding how and when derivatives are used and the strategies employed by options traders.

Suitable For

Financial services professionals wanting to better understand how and when derivatives are used and how they operate.

22 Nov 2019
2 CPD hours
2 hours

Derivatives – pricing and strategies

Date: 22 Nov 2019
Time: 09:30 - 11:30

Cost: GBP 99

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Understand the key contracts such as Futures, Forwards, Options and Swap
  • Develop an awareness of the strategies used and why they are employed
  • Be able to calculate premia, losses and gains on contract and understand a range of strategies


• Recap of futures, forwards, options and swaps

• The uses of derivatives

• Option premiums

• Strategies