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Optionalysis: Making Money When Markets Fall

The market's falling, eh? So what, says the trader. What difference does it make, if money can be made?

Making money from falling markets is almost considered unethical, but obviously, it's not. (If it were, selling toothpaste for a profit would be unethical too) There are three ways you can do it:

Shorting futures

You sell a future, pay a margin and as the market goes down, you make a profit. A Nifty future short would cost you around Rs. 30,000 per lot in margin, and . . .

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