Derivative Markets and Instruments

This course is a part of CFA Level I Study Material.

This reading introduces the concept of derivatives and provides an overview of the various types of derivative contracts. You will learn about the basic terminology and definitions related to derivatives. There is nothing significant in this reading and all the derivative contracts are explained in detail in their respective readings. There will hardly be any question in the exam from this reading however there will be about 12 questions from the entire derivatives section.

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Study Notes for CFA Level I - Derivative Markets and Instruments