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Using financial futures in trading and risk management

Ignacio Mas

Using financial futures in trading and risk management

by Ignacio Mas

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Published by World Bank, Private Sector Development Dept., Private Provision of Public Services Unit in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Financial futures.,
  • Risk management.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIgnacio Mas and Jesús Saá-Requejo.
    SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 1432, Policy research working papers ;, 1432.
    ContributionsSaá-Requejo, Jesús., World Bank. Private Sector Development Dept. Private Provision of Public Services Unit.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 1432
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL531979M
    LC Control Number96108720
    OCLC/WorldCa32388001

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      If you are looking for quant type literature I don't know but I learned a lot on risk management through the Intelligent Investor, The Black Swan, Fooled by Randomness and Against the Gods is pretty good as well. For both investors and traders I t. With trading volumes collapsing and general risk aversion in the market, the NYMEX seized on the opportunity to extend its dominant position in the energy futures markets into OTC instruments. The creation of the NYMEX Clearport system was a direct result of this aversion to credit risk.


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