Currency derivatives are financial contracts between the buyer and seller involving the exchange of two currencies at a future date, and at a stipulated rate. Currency Derivatives Trading is suitable for those interested in reducing their foreign exchange rate risk. Currency Derivatives in India provide a bundle of opportunities for a number of players. Take this opportunity to effectively manage your international exchange rate risk with currency trading in India.
Use of Currency Derivatives
Hedging: Now avail protection against foreign exchange exposures and minimize your losses by taking appropriate positions through hedging with the help of currency derivatives
Trading: With currency options and futures, you can now trade on short-term fluctuations in markets by taking view on directional movement.
Arbitrage: Benefit from currency exchange rates in different markets and different exchanges with currency derivatives trading.
Leverage: With currency futures trading and options trading, you only need to pay a minimal margin of the total value, and not the full traded value.
How to Trade?
With HDFC securities’ multi-trading platforms, you can conduct Currency Trading in India from your comfort zone using any of our online or offline channels.
1. Internet Trading System: Now place instant trades in currency derivatives by using our mPowered trading platform - an easy to navigate and speedy transactional channel.
2. Call N Trade: Never miss out on currency futures or currency options trading opportunities. Call ‘N’ Trade using our Centralised Dealing Desk, call 33553366 (Prefix STD Code) and speak to our trained telebroking executives to place your order at no extra cost.
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Derivatives are Future and Options contracts which you can buy or sell specific quantity of a particular currency pair at a future date.
Offers diversification to your investments--
Hedging opportunities to Importers & exporters, for their future payables and receivables.
Gives trading opportunities because of volatility in currency
Provides transparent rates to traders as it is exchange-traded
Forex Trading is done in currency pairs such as.
US Dollar –Indian Rupee Contract (USD-INR)
British Pound –Indian Rupee Contract (GBP –INR)
Japanese Yen –Indian Rupee Contract (JPY-INR)
Euro –Indian Rupee Contract (EUR-INR)