professional traders usually trade in options. New traders start with options because there is less risk and volatility involved.
What are Futures and Options?
In simple terms F&O can be defined as, forms of exchange- regulated forward trading in which investor enters into transaction today, the settlement of which is scheduled to take place at a future date. The settlement date is called the expiry of the contract.
A Futures contract is an agreement between the seller and the buyer for the sale and purchase of a particular asset as a specific future date. The price at which the asset would change hands in the future is agreed upon at the time of entering into the contract.
The actual purchase or sale of the underlying involving payment of cash and delivery of the instrument does not take place until the contracted date of delivery. A future contract involves an obligation on both the parties t