en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derivative_(finance)

In finance, a **derivative** is a contract that derives its value from the performance of
an underlying ... The oldest **example** of a **derivative** in history is thought to be a
contract transaction of olives, entered into by ancient Greek philosopher Thales, ...

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Oct 5, 2017 **...** Futures contracts, forward contracts, options, swaps, and warrants are common
**derivatives**. A futures contract, for **example**, is a **derivative** ...

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A **derivative** is a financial contract with a value that is derived from an underlying
asset. **Derivatives** have no direct value in and of themselves -- their value is ...

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Here are useful rules to help you work out the **derivatives** of many functions (with
**examples** below). Note: the little mark ' means "**Derivative** of".

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Apr 20, 2017 **...** More than 90 percent of the world's 500 largest companies use **derivatives** to
lower risk. For **example**, a futures contract promises delivery of ...

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Sep 3, 2017 **...** Definition and **examples of derivatives** markets, including Futures, Options, and
Contract for Difference (CFD) markets.

ocw.mit.edu/courses/mathematics/18-01sc-single-variable-calculus-fall-2010/1.-differentiation/part-a-definition-and-basic-rules/session-2-examples-of-derivatives

This section contains lecture video excerpts, lecture notes, and a worked
**example** on **derivatives**.

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Learn more about financial **derivatives** - including what they are, common trading
**examples**, advantages, and potential pitfalls of investing in them.