Shobhit Seth

  • • 17+ years of experience as Product Manager (Derivatives, Financial Data, & Risk Management) at leading financial services companies across the UK, Europe, US and India.
  • • Prop options trader and pricing consultant with specialization in derivatives pricing and quantitative research.
  • • Freelance author at Investopedia covering blockchain, cryptocurrencies, derivatives and news-based content.



Shobhit Seth is a freelance financial writer, derivatives trader and consultant specializing in derivatives pricing and quantitative research. His career spans over 17 years as a Product Manager (Derivatives, Financial Data & Risk Management) at leading financial services companies across the UK, Europe, US and India. He has written extensively on topics pertaining to Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Derivatives Pricing, Derivatives Combinations & Structures, and Derivatives Trading Strategies. A lot of his work is available at, a site on Derivatives Trading which Shobhit owns and maintains.


Shobhit received his Masters degree in Financial Management (Specialization in Derivatives & Quantitative Research) from the Netherlands and his Bachelor of Technology degree (Electronics & Communications Engineering) from India.

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"I enjoy helping people understand the complexities of the ever evolving developments in the world of finance and technology. Writing articles allows me to reach out to a large and diversified set of audience, and it feels very rewarding to educate readers about complex topics."

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