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MGFC30: Introduction to Derivative Markets

Fall 2018

Welcome MGFC30!

One of the main course objectives is to enlighten students with the practical aspect of the derivatives markets. Through real-time trading of derivative securities via the Rotman Portfolio Manager (RPM), students will be able to apply their classroom knowledge and shrewd judgment to real-world investing.

This workshop aims to introduce the basics of derivatives trading and RPM to students.  In addition, information on common futures trading strategies is also provided.

 

Use this Research Guide for:

  • Introduction to RPM (Rotman Portfolio Manager)
  • Introduction to the common futures types:
    • Equity Index
    • Energy
    • Metals
    • Foreign Exchange