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“Derivatives are financial weapons of mass destruction”  – Warren Buffet

Are you intrigued by the world of derivatives? Ever heard about Options and
futures? Do you think you have the knack of playing with these instruments.

This event will give you an opportunity to experience the crazy world of derivatives.The participants will be tested on their understanding of derivatives trading and required to formulate strategies.

Prizes Worth: INR 8,000

Round 1 quiz will be conducted on Sep4th from 9-9:30pm

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  • Round 1 (Pre-Vista Prelims)

    • The prelims will be based on an online quiz with questions based on derivatives.
    • The quiz will be of approximately 30 minutes on September 4 th 2017 from 9-9:30pm .Teams answering the highest number of questions correctly move to the
    • Teams answering the highest number of questions correctly move to the next round.
  • Round 2 (Online Finals)

    • The Finals will require the teams to devise trading strategies on derivatives.
    • The round will be of approximately 1 hour on 21st September 2017.
    • The teams will have to create and manage a derivatives portfolio of Futures and Options on NIFTY Index to maximise returns.
    • Teams will be provided market scenarios at some intervals and given time to adjust their portfolio accordingly.
    • The team with maximum returns at the end of the final round wins.
  • Each team can have 2-3 participants
  • No limit on the number of teams participating from a college

Team Size: 3-4 members

Submission Deadline: 23:59:59 hours, 2nd September, 2017

Koustav Mandal – 7506194450 –

Jatin Nagpal – 9643619820 –

Shivam Singhal – 9582596760 –