Financial Derivatives


#1

I study finance. I wonder, can derivatives be issued with Counterparty? What are the benefits compared with traditional financial products?

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#2

Hi,

Early on derivatives were available in form of Contracts for Difference (CfD’s) but that was disabled with the idea that a variety of contracts would be possible once Ethereum-style Smart Contracts can be executed on Counterparty.
Then because of delays with Ethereum, everything’s been delayed. So there are no derivative contracts available today.

Here’s a recent topic related to that: