Equity Derivative Module 8

This Video course create a common minimum knowledge benchmark for associated persons functioning as approved users and sales personnel.


The examination aims to enable a better understanding of various derivatives products available in equity derivatives markets, regulations and risks associated with the products and the exchange mechanisms of clearing and settlement. The examination also covers knowledge competencies related to the understanding of the financial structure in India and the importance of the different rules and regulations governing the Indian securities market, especially those related to the equity derivatives segment.

Examination Objectives:
On successful completion of the examination the candidate should:
- Know the basics of the Indian equity derivatives market.
- Understand the various trading strategies that can be built using futures and options on both stocks and stock indices.
- Understand the clearing, settlement and risk management as well as the operational mechanism related to equity derivatives markets.
- Know the regulatory environment in which the equity derivatives markets
operate in India.

Assessment Structure:
The NISM-Series-VIII: Equity Derivatives Certification Examination (NISM Series-I: ED Examination) will be of 100 marks consisting of 100 questions of 1 mark each, and should be completed in 2 hours. There will be a negative marking of 25% of the marks assigned to each question. The passing score for the examination is 60%.

How to register and take the examination:
To find out more and register for the examination please visit www.nism.ac.in


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