I.T.S Mohan Nagar UG Campus Organized Regional Seminar on “Commodity Derivatives”on 25/11/2020
The objective behind this Seminar is to enable students to have an overview of the commodity derivatives along with the role being played by Securities & Exchange Board of India in regulating the exchanges and capital market. The seminar has been organized during the occasion of World Investor Week being celebrated during (23-29 November, 2020).
In the first session Ms. Veena Kumari, Manager SEBI gave a detailed overview about the working of SEBI in protection of rights of investor and regulation of the exchanges. She also elaborated the importance of saving and investment in reducing the effects of inflation .
In the second session Mr Sanjay Gakhar, Vice President MCX, gave an overview about the working of commodity market along with the derivative trading in various types of metals, bullion (i.e precious ,semi-precious), energy and agriculture products. He also explained various factors like forex rates, geo political factors, economic factors , trade policies etc. which affect prices of different commodities . He also elaborated the concepts of commodity price risk, spot & derivatives, forward & futures . He also discussed the regulatory view of MCX.
Total 282 students from BBA along with faculty members were present in the session. Students and other participants actively interacted with both the speakers for their queries related with the working of commodity market, investment planning, forward, futures ,commodity price risk and role of Securities and Exchange Board Of India.