You can trade in futures and options through IIFL Demat Account. IIFL Research team can help with customized derivative strategies for your trading and hedging goals:
Customized trade recommendations on advance derivative strategies are provided to high net worth individuals.
Hedging strategies given to clients for hedging portfolio risk.
Low risk, High reward Strategies based on volatility are provided.
Quant Strategy: Quant strategy processes terra-flops of historical data on future & option markets and recommends only the best trading strategies out of many possible combinations. The results are back-tested using simulation and scenario analysis.
Futures and Options Basics
What are Derivatives/Futures and Options?
A Derivative is an instrument which derives its value from the underlying asset. The asset can be equity, a commodity, a currency or even an index. Derivatives are usually in the form of a contract, where the buyer is under an obligation to buy or seller is under an obligation to sell the underlying asset at a specified price on a specified date in the future.