Futures Trader

Futures Trader

An investor who trades in futures contracts on an exchange. If Investor A and Investor B on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange make a contract in which A agrees to buy a certain number of bushels of B's corn at $15 per bushel six months in the future, both investors are futures traders.
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Graduating from the course gives the opportunity to become a professional forex / futures trader for their company.
Carter, a futures trader from Lincolnshire who came to ownership two years ago, undergoes dialysis six days a week.
Kerviel, 33, a former futures trader, was found guilty of forgery, breach of trust and unauthorised computer use for covering up bets worth nearly [ETH]50bn between late 2007 and early 2008.
Refco, Inc was once the biggest independent US futures trader.
FORMER futures trader Nick Leeson was jailed for six-and-a-half years on December 2 1995 for his part in the collapse of Britain's oldest merchant bank.
DECEMBER 2, 1995: Former futures trader Nick Leeson was jailed for six-and-a-half years for his part in the collapse of Barings, Britain's oldest merchant bank, which faced pounds 860m ruin.
7bn) hit due to the unauthorised actions of futures trader Jerome Kerviel.
Family friend Andrew Dowler paid tribute to Mr Rutland, who was a futures trader in the City of London.
Mr Dhillon, a futures trader, lay across the track in front of a moving train hours after killing his wife, who had severe arthritis, on August 31 last year.
Andy Dunn is a successful investor, as well as a professional stock and commodies futures trader who expertly distills what he knows into the pages of Great Companies, Great Charts: Effective Stock Trading Techniques To Beat The Markets.
futures trader John Markle murdered his wife and two young daughters after his embezzlement scheme was discovered.
It introduces the novice futures trader to important concepts in a clear, concise manner.