In Finance, Investment is putting money into an asset with the expectation of capital appreciation and short and long term earnings. The basic idea behind investment is to utilize the surplus money in favorable plans so that the money will be rolled back as well as it will give returns also. Investment in share market and especially in any of the Derivative instrument requires a lot of calculations and study of that particular investment plan. When a common men thinks about investment he will never go for any risky plan. Some persons can take interest in risky investment plans. The basic objective of this research paper is to identify why and how an individual decides for investment? And also if he decides for derivative investments then what are the factors responsible for the decision making for derivative investment? The present scenario of investment in share market is highly unpredictable. In this situation the systematic and careful study before investment is very necessary.
Cite this article:
Mahendra Kumar Ikhar. Investor's Attitude towards the selection of investment option with special reference to derivative investments. Asian J. Management 5(2): April-June, 2014 page 145-149.