futures contract


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Noun1.futures contract - an agreement to buy or sell a specific amount of a commodity or financial instrument at a particular price on a stipulated future date; the contract can be sold before the settlement date
derivative instrument, derivative - a financial instrument whose value is based on another security
stock-index futures - a futures contract based on a stock index; a bet on the future price of the indexed group of stocks
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Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) announced that through its new Singaporean exchange and clearing house, it will introduce a one-kilo gold futures contract from 17 March 2015.
Pending CFTC review, this new cash-settled futures contract will be listed on CME Globex and the NYMEX trading floor, and will be available for clearing on CME ClearPort for trade date 8 December 2014.
DGCX INRGBP Mini Futures contract is quoted in British Pounds while DGCX INREUR Mini Futures contract is denominated in Euros.
DGCX's new polypropylene futures contract, the first ever in the region, will create a transparent market and new pricing benchmark for the MENA region.
DGCX's new polypropylene futures contract, the first in the Mena region, will create a transparent market and new pricing benchmark for the region, said a statement.
Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) on Tuesday announced that it will launch its new plastics futures contract on February 28, 2014.
A futures contract is an agreement between a buyer and seller of an underlying asset in which the buyer agrees to buy and the seller agrees to sell that asset at a price agreed upon now for a future date.
ISLAMABAD, May 05, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), as part of its mandate to develop and strengthen the commodities market in Pakistan, has granted approval to the Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited (PMEX) for introduction of the futures contract in sugar.
ISLAMABAD, May 05, 2011 (Frontier Star): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), as part of its mandate to develop and strengthen the commodities market in Pakistan, has granted approval to the Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited (PMEX) for introduction of the futures contract in sugar.
CME creates futures contract for ethanol byproduct: CME Group plans in April to begin trading a futures contract for distillers' dried grain, a corn-ethanol byproduct used as animal feed.
So far in April, 21,133 gold futures contract - valued at $602 million, (Dh2,211 million) and 13,604 WTI crude oil futures contracts - valued at $780 million have been traded on the DGCX, surpassing last month's volumes.
Brent front month (Platts) swap futures contract will be listed for three consecutive months; the Argus biodiesel RME Barges Rotterdam swap futures contract will be listed for 24 consecutive months; and the Group Three contracts will be listed for 36 consecutive months.