This book looks at the financial markets from the viewpoint of the person working
in the operations functions that support the trading, dealing and investment processes
and as such is essential reading in order to fully understand the industry.
Understanding the markets:-
Provides an analysis of the major securities, derivatives and money markets from
an operations point of view
Takes you through the major features and characteristics of the markets and the products
Explains the relationship between the trading, dealing and operations functions
Looks at the significant changes taking place in the financial markets and considers
those that are likely in the future
Will provide the supervisor and manager of an operations function (and those aspiring
to these positions) with thought-provoking examples of how and why problems can occur
Shows the importance of understanding what happens in the front office.