Different Types of Financial Products

Different Types of Financial Products

Financial Products

  • Equities – Stocks and shares of public listed companies.
  • Bonds – Fixed income loans issued by the governments or companies.
  • Forex – Currency pairs.
  • Commodities – Oil, gold, wheat, etc.
  • Derivatives – Futures, options, CFDs, etc.

Products can be traded either in a centralized exchange or a decentralized market.

Centralized Exchanges

  • NYSE – New York Stock Exchange
  • SGX – Singapore Exchange
  • CBOT – Chicago Board of Trade

Decentralized Market

  • Forex – Foreign Exchange
  • CFD – Contract of Difference