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    Topic : Exclusive Live Webinar on Commodity Derivatives

  • Cashless trading

    Date : 25th September, 2021

  • Cashless trading

    Time : 11 AM -12 PM


Commodities are consumed by every household and industrial units in some form or other. We all have a penchant to buy precious metals like gold, silver and consume commodities like natural gas, petrol and diesel on almost daily basis. Do you now that these commodities could be traded at an exchange like an equity share? Commodity Derivatives provide a very exciting opportunity to trade in commodities like gold, silver, crude oil, etc. Let’s understand more about it in our live information session: Basics of Commodity Trading.


Somesh Vaidya

Mr. Somesh Vaidya

Sr. Manager Business Development, MCX

Mr. Somesh Vaidya is in the Business Development team of MCX. He has over 16 years of experience in commodity space, including commodity derivatives and spot.

Prior to joining MCX, he has worked various institutions and other exchange in the commodity derivatives markets.

He has a rich experience in the product and business development aspects.


Pankaj Agarwal

Mr. Pankaj Agarwal

AVP (Currency & Commodity department)

Pankaj has an experience of more than fifteen years in BFSI. He has worked with companies like GENPACT, Bajaj Capital, FPSB India, TATA AIG, Gurukul Online Learning Solutions in different roles before joining ICICI Securities.

In ICICI Securities, under ICICIdirect Centre for Financial Learning, he was instrumental in rolling out programs under Executive Education through VIL mode in association with global and renowned partners like IIM Indore, XLRI Jamshedpur, Fitch Ratings, etc. Currently, he is working in Currency and Commodity department of ICICI Securities.

In addition to it, he has authored number of articles in personal finance that have been published in print and online media like ; HT Media, Economic Times, Rediff.com, etc.

Topics Coverage

Zero Brokerage plan of ICICIdirect Neo

Types of Commodities

New Features and Tools

Factors that affect Commodity Prices

eATM and Margin Trading Service

Commodity Derivatives – Futures & Options

Completely Digital System and Safe and Secure ecosystem for investments

Key Features of Commodity Derivatives Trading


ICICI Securities Ltd. ( I-Sec). Registered office of I-Sec is at ICICI Securities Ltd. - ICICI Centre, H. T. Parekh Marg, Churchgate, Mumbai - 400020, India, Tel No : 022 - 2288 2460, 022 - 2288 2470. I-Sec is a Member of National Stock Exchange of India Ltd (Member Code :07730), BSE Ltd (Member Code :103) and having SEBI registration no. INZ000183631. Name of the Compliance officer (broking): Mr. Anoop Goyal, Contact number: 022-40701000, E-mail address: complianceofficer@icicisecurities.com. Investments in securities market are subject to market risks, read all the related documents carefully before investing. The contents herein above shall not be considered as an invitation or persuasion to trade or invest. I-Sec and affiliates accept no liabilities for any loss or damage of any kind arising out of any actions taken in reliance thereon. Please note Brokerage would not exceed the SEBI prescribed limit. The securities quoted are exemplary and are not recommendatory.

Account would be open after all procedure relating to IPV and client due diligence is completed.

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