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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Former Deutsche Bank FX options and futures trader, Andrew Donaldson, of Bronte NSW, has been charged with 85 offences under s184(2) of the Corporations Act 2001 in respect of using his position as an employee dishonestly with the intention of directly or indirectly gaining an advantage for himself.
She started with the company in 2007 as a futures trader, and worked her way to vp (2011-13) and evp (2013-16) before assuming her current position in 2016.
The market fell on the ringgit's strength, said a futures trader from Kuala Lumpur, adding that production is also key to market movements now.
Huishang Futures ranks as the largest futures trader on the Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange and the fourth largest on the Dalian Commodity Exchange.
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.
If you are an oil futures trader and you hear that, you might well conclude that Obama is trying to take Iranian petroleum off the market.
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.
The former futures trader maintained that the bank he worked for, Societe Generale, accepted his massive risktaking as long as it made money.
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.