Lakshmishree What is a commodity market?
Lakshmishree How old are the commodities market?
Lakshmishree What are commodity exchanges?
Lakshmishree What are the different types of commodities that are traded in these markets?
Lakshmishree What are the characteristics of the Exchange Traded markets?
Lakshmishree What is a Derivative contract?
Lakshmishree What is a forward contract?
A forward contract is a legally enforceable agreement for delivery of goods or the underlying asset on a specific date in future at a price agreed on the date of contract. Under Forward Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1952, all the contracts for delivery of goods, which are settled by payment of money difference or where delivery and payment is made after a period of 11 days, are forward contracts.
Lakshmishree What are standardized contracts?
Lakshmishree What are customized contracts?
Lakshmishree What is a futures contract?
Lakshmishree What are the commodities suitable for futures trading?
Lakshmishree Is delivery mandatory in futures contract trading?
Lakshmishree How are futures prices determined?
Lakshmishree How professionals predict prices in futures?
Lakshmishree How is it possible to sell, when one doesn't own commodity?
Lakshmishree What are long positions?
Lakshmishree What are short positions?
Lakshmishree What is bull spread (futures)?
Lakshmishree What is bear spread (futures)?