Workshop on Online Trading of Derivatives & setting up of Investment Lab
New Delhi, Nov. 30, 2016: The Institute’s Finance Department organised a Workshop on ‘Online Trading of Derivatives’ for the PGDM students. The resource person for the workshop was Mr. Govind Kumar, Senior Manager-Knowledge Management, ICFL, ICICI Securities Ltd. An Investment Lab was set up by providing the students access to an online platform for virtual trading of derivatives.
Mr. Govind Kumar commenced by discussing fundamentals of derivatives and the different types of future and options contracts that can be traded on the stock exchanges. He explained the method of calculating initial and mark-to-market margins. He demonstrated how futures can be traded on the online virtual trading platform. The Workshop was appreciated by students for practical knowledge of derivative trading that it provided.
The Workshop was facilitated by Prof. Kamal Kishore and Prof. Divya Jindal.
Mr. Govind Kumar of ICICI Securities conducting Workshop on ‘Online Trading of Derivatives’