**Derivative Markets: An Introduction**

by AP Faure

**Publisher**: Bookboon 2013**ISBN-13**: 9788740305982**Number of pages**: 212

**Description**:

Forwards, futures, swaps, options, hybrids (such as swaptions and options on futures) and a category 'other' (credit derivatives, weather derivatives, etc.) make up the derivative markets. The word is drawn from 'derive' and means that the derivative instrument cannot exist on its own.

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