Snapshot on Equity Derivatives Market


India’s tryst with exchange traded derivatives began in the year 2000 when both NSE & BSE commenced trading in equity derivatives. Since then, equity derivatives trading has come a long way with an exponential increase in total turnover for year 2010-11 to Rs 292,482,215 million from Rs 23,654 million in 2000-01 on NSE only.

This fast paced growth of derivatives market also created the dearth of practically trained derivatives trading professionals and hence emerged the excellent career opportunities for budding professionals in the area of jobbing, trading, research and analysis and other related domains. There is a huge demand for trained and skilled professionals not only having conceptual understanding of the segment, but involved in exploring opportunities for profitable trade using leverage provided by various equity derivatives instruments. This high-end requirement of the industry has inspired us to evolve the training module on basics of derivates market and help students get acquainted with latest trends in the market and develop a general know-how.


The aim of the program is to provide a basic overview of financial market. The program lays emphasis on the theoretical and practical concepts of rapidly growing complex world of Futures and Options in Stock Markets. It has been designed by professionals with many years of experience in the derivatives market and financial domain.


  • Financial Markets in India
  • Derivatives: Futures and Options
  • Practical Application of Futures
  • Clearing Settlement & Risk Management in Derivatives
  • Introduction to Options
  • Basic Option Strategies
Program Details

Duration: 3 hours

Key Facts


The program will be delivered by market professionals carrying years of expertise in derivatives market and financial domain. To make the learning process more interesting and knowledge intensive, the workshop will be a blend of lectures, interactive discussions and exercises based on case studies.


Certificate of participation will be awarded to participants after successful completion of workshop.


Gaurav Pal brings in more than 10 years of experience in International & Indian financial markets. Having worked at some of the widely respected financial institutions at senior positions, he has been instrumental in establishing 2 international derivatives exchanges in Middle East. He was head of Exchange operations & product development at Bahrain Financial Exchange before founding Intelivisto Consulting India Private Limited.

Finance professional to the core, Gaurav holds an MBA degree from IIT Roorkee. He has trained hundreds of professional in India and abroad on emerging concepts in financial markets and is also conducting trainings on various modules of financial markets for ICICI Securities Ltd.

Entry Requirements

Who should attend?

Students pursuing a career in finance


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A very insightful session. I was able to correlate with the content in a practical manner, as the example given were very good. Thanks for such a good session. The session helped in gaining leanings about derivatives and contracts.

  - Abhishek, Student (BPL), SOIL-GGN

It was by far the best workshop, rather than a lecture that we are used to. I could not understand share market and its working before this. You were good. Though I was not too excited about the finance before. But it was a transformation.

  - Jashan , Student (MBA)-BVIMR

According to me, the session was highly interactive and provided the valuable knowledge and information that could help us in entering into the stock market and also in various financial institutions. Thank you so much SIR.

  - Karuna , Student (MBA)-BVIMR