UMUC 5-Derivatives Market Discussion


How are derivatives markets( options, futures, warrants) behaving during this COVID situation?


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Although this year has been a bumpy roller coaster ride, global derivative markets have been absorbing increasingly large waves of trading volume and volatility as participants of marketing asses with the slam of COVID-19 on economic activity. This pandemic has put a tragic stain on the capacity to process trades and has obligated various market members to make difficult accommodations for new working environments, although the industry have been successful in managing these massive flows. Most trading in modern markets are conducted electronically, a handful of futures and options exchanges retain traditional “open outcry” trading floors