NISM Series VIII - Equity Derivatives


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NISM Preparatory
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3 Years
Program :-
Expert-led Recorded Program
Instructor :-
Kredent Academy

National Institute of Securities Market (NISM) is a public trust, established by SEBI, whose objective is to promote securities market education and research. NISM caters the educational needs of various constituencies such as investors, issuers, intermediaries, regulatory staff, policy makers, academia and future professionals of securities markets. NISM is mandated to implement certification examinations for professionals employed in various segments of the Indian securities markets. To know more about NISM, and register for the examination, click on

The NISM series VIII Equity Derivatives Certification Examination is conducted for those, who wants to build an in-depth knowledge on various derivatives products available in equity derivatives markets, regulations and risks associated with the products and the exchange mechanisms of clearing and settlement and future and options trading. The NISM Exam for Equity Derivatives is now the standard benchmark examination for Approved users and sales personnel in the derivatives segment.


The objective of NISM Series VIII preparatory course is to ensure that the students have a complete knowledge of Indian Equity derivatives market. They understand both theoretical and practical know –how of the various trading strategies that can be built using futures and options. Also they shall have a clear understanding of clearing, settlement, risk management and operational mechanism related to the derivative markets. We provide you Online Mock Test for NISM-Series- VIII: Equity Derivatives Certification Examination and all kind of support to the students to ensure that they clear NISM Exam with flying colors.


Students enrolling for this programme will benefit to prepare themselves exhaustively for the NISM Certification examination.

Our support involves:

  • A series of preparatory videos
  • Study material
  • Online students community support where they can post their queries related to NISM examination, and
  • Equity Derivatives mock tests

All these are kept in mind for your success in this NISM Series VIII examination. All the knowledge content is provided by Kredent Academy.

Topics Covered

The Topics covered in the NISM Equity Derivative course are:

  • Basics of Derivatives
  • Understanding the Index
  • Introduction to Forwards and Futures
  • Introduction to Options
  • Option Trading Strategies
  • Trading Systems
  • Clearing and settlement systems
  • Legal and Regulatory Environment
  • Accounting and Taxation
  • Sales practices and Investor Protection Services

Intended Participants

NISM Equity Derivative online course is useful for fresher’s who are new to the market and would like to get introduced to the basics of Derivative markets .New Investors, Retail Traders, Brokers and Sub brokers of Derivative Segment, Approved users and Sales personnel of the trading member of an equity derivatives exchange shall also benefit from this course as it shall enhance their knowledge base, understanding the market dynamics of Derivative markets in India. The NISM Model Exam for Equity Derivatives is now the standard benchmark examination for Approved users and sales personnel in the derivatives segment, so any student who wants to clear this exam, this course is the perfect choice!


  • 21 Videos
  • 3+ Hours of Content
  • 3 Supplementary Study Materials 
  • Chapterwise Tests
  •  Full Length Tests


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NISM Series VIII - Equity Derivatives is a preparatory course designed to aid you in your preparation for the final NISM Series VIII: Equity Derivatives Certification Examination. There are mock tests designed after every section of the course to test the understanding of the students. These mock tests have been designed in a similar pattern as it will be in the NISM final examination to help the learners in preparing for the final examination.

After successfully completing the preparatory course, if you want to take up the final NISM examination conducted by NISM, then follow the following steps:

NISM Series VIII: Equity Derivatives Certification Examination is to given at NISM Exam Centres.For this the participants have to do the following:

Other Details:

  • Mode of Examination: Online
  • Pattern of Questions: 100 multiple chocie based questions of 1 mark each
  • Duration: 2 Hours
  • Qualifying Marks: 60 marks.There is negative marking of 25% for each wrong answer
  • Course Outline: Click Here


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