Options – Exotics

This course provides all fundamentals of non-vanilla (or exotic) options, including their specific characteristics and what they could be used for, as well as their pricing or valuation. This knowledge is also crucial for those who want to master modelling of flexibility in commodity or energy portfolios of physical players.

This course covers the following video lessons:

1. Introduction to exotic options
2. Features of exotic options
3. Exercise style – Asian style
4. Exercise style – Bermudan style
5. Exercise style – Canary style
6. Exercise style – Capped style
7. Exercise style – Compound option
8. Exercise style – Shout option
9. Exercise style – Swing option
10. Standard style – Different payoff – Introduction
11. Standard style – Different payoff – Cross option
12. Standard style – Different payoff – Quanto option
13. Standard style – Different payoff – Exchange option
14. Standard style – Different payoff – Basket option
15. Standard style – Different payoff – Rainbow option
16. Standard style – Different payoff – Low exercise price option (LEPO)
17. Path-dependent options – Introduction
18. Path-dependent options – Lookback option
19. Path-dependent options – Binary option
20. Path-dependent options – Asian option
21. Path-dependent options – Barrier option
22. Path-dependent options – Specific barrier options


Our Labels

Entrima and Market Abuse Centre (MAC) are the two labels we operate to provide learning services for professionals in the commodity & energy markets.

Content & Context

Entrima’s mission is to transfer knowledge regarding the business, controls & operations of parties in (or relating to) the wholesale markets.


Conduct & Culture

MAC’s mission is to facilitate the prevention & detection of misconduct and to foster proper behaviour in organisations. This is achieved via training, periodic updates and increased awareness.