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Commodity Option

An option contract giving the holder the right but not the obligation to buy (for a call) or sell (for a put) a futures contract on a certain stated commodity at a given strike price on or before the expiration date.

commodity option

An option either to buy or to sell a commodity futures contract at a fixed price until a specified date. See also call, put.
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Each district has been reviewed and commodity options have been selected, which takes into account land capacity, what is actually farmed in the area and which commodity is more likely to assist with the set objectives of increased production.
China, which overtook India last year to become the world's biggest consumer of gold, bans trading in commodity options and forwards at present to limit speculation
The House Agriculture Committee, where the bill originated, wanted to provide narrow relief to these entities that aren't traditional financial institutions but may be swept into the Dodd-Frank regime simply because they engage in futures contracts, forward contracts, or commodity options that call for physical delivery of a commodity.
Stotts has 14 years of experience in trading and managing agricultural commodity options.
He also assisted in drafting other Dodd-Frank Act regulations, including the Entity Definitions (rules to further define such terms as “swap dealer,” “major swap participant,” and “eligible contract participant”), commodity options, and the Volcker Rule.
This live data is now accessible to all website users, and provides valuable knowledge on a wide array of binary options, be it stock option trading, commodity options, indices or currencies.
But rather than assuming a party's over mentality, she focuses on lessons learned about safeguards against such busts in this crash course on commodity options (e.
It covers regulatory and congressional guidelines, registration, reporting and disclosure requirements, criteria for publicly traded futures and commodity options and the rules governing unprofessional conduct.
We develop simple analytic formulas for the pricing of commodity options in the presence of information costs.
He uses the skills he acquired in trading equity options, equity index options, currency options, commodity options, and mortgage derivatives to playing Limit Hold'em.
The formulation for commodity options followed, by Fischer Black, "The Pricing of Commodity Contracts," Journal of Financial Economics 3 (1976): 167-79.
WOODLAND HILLS - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is filing a lawsuit against a Woodland Hills man, alleging he falsely claimed that customers would reap large profits from trading commodity options.