Shobhit Seth

Shobhit Seth is a freelance financial writer, derivatives trader and consultant specializing in derivatives pricing and quantitative research. His career spans over 14 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 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 also has expertise in index based products and ETFs, and he conducts training sessions on derivatives and related financial topics.

Shobhit has a Master’s degree in Financial Management (Specialization in Derivatives & Quantitative Research) from the Netherlands and a Bachelor of Technology degree (Electronics & Communications Engineering) from India.

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