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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65 per cent to Rs 38,390 per kg in futures trading as speculators reduced their exposure, driven by a weak trend in global markets.
The launch of Bitcoin futures at CBOE is set to be followed by its cross-town rival, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group, which plans to launch its own version of Bitcoin futures trading on December 18.
BITCOIN prices have climbed after Chicago's CBOE exchange launched cryptocurrency futures trading, following regulatory approval by US authorities earlier this month.
Based out of Beverly Hills, they have been serving commodity and futures trades with top tier futures trading resources, and superior customer service since 1988.
OTC: SYNJ) has agreed to acquire "Day TradeXchange" and the proprietary futures trading software and target indicator "Archer," the company said on Tuesday.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 10, 2014--CBOE Futures to expand VIX futures trading hours on June 22
He has proposed an adequate gas market mechanism in Turkey, combining spot and futures trading facilities, needed for itself and for convergence with the EU's spot market mechanism - more so if and when the ICE in London has developed natural gas futures trading as in New York.
Beijing, September 29 (BNA) - China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), the country's top securities regulator, announced that it has endorsed the Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE) to carry out egg futures trading.
The move comes after the Commodity Futures Trading Commission said early last week that it reached a USD5m settlement with Morgan Stanley for alleged misconduct related to several off-exchange futures trades between April 2008 and October 2009.
In Japan, futures trading for rice started in 1730 at Dojima, Osaka, with the Tokugawa shogunate's approval.
KARACHI, May 31, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Cotton Brokers Forum (CBF) has expressed its concern over the decision of the SECP for granting permission to the Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited (PMEX) for introduction of futures trading in cotton.
The Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) plans to rebuild its Japanese futures trading market to pre-crisis levels with a new futures trading platform from NYSE Technologies, the IT arm of exchange group NYSE Euronext.