In finance, a derivative is a contract that derives its value from the ..... e.g., bonds
and stock, can also be considered derivatives, more precisely options, with the ...
OTC derivatives constitute the greater proportion of derivatives in existence and
... Jerry, a speculator predicting a rise in the value of Wal-Mart stock, agrees to a ...
Jul 20, 2012 ... Derivatives are used for two main purposes: to speculate and to ... the right, but
not the obligation, to purchase an agreed quantity of stock at a ...
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Feb 20, 2012 ... An introduction to Derivatives. ... Awesome video, but he forgot to explain what
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is a financial instrument (generally in the form of a contract between parties) that derives
its value from an underlying asset such as a stock
, bond or commodity.
If you own a derivative
such as a stock
option, the value of the option largely depends on v... More »
Employees in startups that are paid with stock options own derivatives. Some
insurance contracts are structured as derivatives to protect lenders in case their ...
Mar 16, 2011 ... Learn more about financial derivatives - including what they are, ... They are most
often used to trade stock options, but may be used for other ...
Apr 21, 2010 ... The derivative has become one of the financial world's most ... That underlying
asset could be a stock, a bond, a currency or a commodity.
A financial contract whose value is based on, or "derived" from, a traditional
security (such as a stock or bond), an asset (such as a commodity), or a market
Derivatives are a form of investment that depend on changes in a particular
financial instrument. ... Derivatives are one way to speculate on stock market