+91 8143 616 616 admin@financetraining.in
Select Page

Why should one take this course?

  • To understand the difference between commodity and financial derivatives.
  • To know the usage of commodity futures.
  • To understand the pricing mechanism of commodity futures.
  • To learn about the NCDEX trading platform, clearing and settlement operations.
  • To know the regulatory framework and taxation aspects of the commodities market.

Who will benefit from this course?

  • Students
  • Commodity Market Dealers
  • Researchers
  • Employees of BPO/IT Companies
  • Anybody having interest in the Commodities Market

Commodities Market Syllabus


Introduction to Derivatives

Introduction to Derivatives; types, Products, participants, and functions; Exchange–traded
versus OTC derivatives.

Application of Futures & Options

Types of instruments (future, options)-Basics and Payoffs; Pricing commodity derivatives;
Hedging, Speculation, and Arbitrage

Commodity Derivatives

Difference between commodity and financial derivatives; Global and Indian commodities exchanges; Evolution of commodity market in India.

NCDEX Platform

Structure of NCDEX; Exchange membership; Capital requirements; Commodities traded on NCDEX platform; Instruments available for trading; Pricing of commodity futures; Trading; Clearing, Settlement and Risk Management; Use of commodity futures in hedging,
speculation and arbitrage.

Regulatory Framework & Taxation aspect

Rules governing commodity derivatives exchanges; Intermediaries, Investor grievances, and arbitration, Implications of sales tax.