KCBT


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KCBT

Kansas City Board of Trade

A derivatives exchange based in Kansas City on which commodities, futures, and options are traded. Primarily, the exchange trades derivatives related to hard red winter wheat, which is a primary ingredient in bread and an important agricultural product in the area. Additionally, in 1982, the KCBT became the first exchange to offer an index futures on a stock exchange when it introduced Value Line futures. It was established in 1856 and is regulated by the CFTC.
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Spokespersons/titles: Bob Petersen, president; Shelia Summers, VP marketing; KCBT floor traders.
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25% and to allocate Wheat 6% to CBOT and 1% to KCBT (formerly 7% CBOT).
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