Derivative markets

Derivative markets

Derivative Market

The market for the sale of futures, forwards, options, and other securities except for regular stocks and bonds. Derivatives may be traded on an exchange or over-the-counter. Derivatives are often traded as speculative investments or to reduce the risk of one's other positions. Prominent derivative exchange includes the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Euronext LIFFE.
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Restoring the integrity of derivative markets was a key priority for the WFE Chairmanship of William J.
They are aimed at contributing to enhanced price discovery in commodity derivative markets as opposed in themselves to addressing absolute price levels or price volatility in an underlying physical commodity.
Depending upon what is included in the definition, I've seen estimates for the notational value of the global derivative markets that range from $7 trillion to $15.
Radar Logic will publish a daily price index, matching more closely the existing financial derivative markets.
is a specialized provider of international financial information for Forex, Money, Fixed Income, Energy and OTC Derivative Markets.
NEW YORK -- Though still a 'new face' to the credit derivative markets, credit derivative product companies (CDPCs) are rapidly making a name for themselves, according to a new criteria report by Fitch Ratings.
BGC is active in the global fixed income, interest rate, foreign exchange and derivative markets, offering both telephone and screen-based price discovery, trade execution, straight-through processing and access to electronic trading services from eSpeed Inc.
With 25 years of hands-on market experience as a chief forex dealer, desk manager, and specialist in market making, swap pricing, and forex spot and derivative markets, Hoerter will unite new and seasoned investors and traders to the wide range of products and services available to retail and institutional customers at PFG.
Gerald Cantor, will provide brokerage services to wholesale fixed income, interest rate, foreign exchange, and derivative markets worldwide, as well as access to electronic trading services and technology support via eSpeed, Inc.
Additional factors that could cause results to differ materially include, but are not limited to: the adoption rates, if any, of derivative trading in commercial property in Europe; the failure of a derivative market for commercial property in Europe to be perceived as a more cost effective and efficient method of allocation strategies, short-term hedges, risk transfers and geographical diversification; and the failure of a commercial property derivative market in Europe to develop as rapidly as have derivative markets for other asset classes.
BGC Partners, LP, a leading provider of brokerage services to wholesale fixed income, interest rate, foreign exchange and derivative markets worldwide, announced today the completion of its agreement to merge with Maxcor Financial Group Inc, parent company of Euro Brokers, an international inter-dealer broker specialising in money market, derivative and other securities products.
This team will further enhance Banque AIG's proven ability to provide private structured equity financing to Japanese clients through its unique combination of a strong balance sheet, substantial capital and derivative markets expertise, and exceptional execution capabilities.