Previously, Springer worked as an accountant and president for a Texas railcar company and managed agricultural futures
at his father's financial services company.
Year to date, CME Group agricultural futures
and options average daily volume has increased 23% to 1.6M contracts per day.
Electronic trading platform CME Group Thursday reported a record 3,002,818 agricultural futures
and options contracts, surpassing the 3m milestone for the first time in company history.
It is important to recognize that the history of agricultural futures
markets is inexorably bound up with the cycles of agricultural prices.
Thus, the study of agricultural futures
markets contributes to its organization and efficiency, and is beneficial to farmers, market participants, policymakers, and other agents operating in the industry.
Kalev and Duong (2008) and Duong and Kalev (2008), using intraday data, verified the maturity effect in agricultural futures
And cattle, corn, hogs, milk, and the other staples that drive the agricultural futures
In addition to these modeling strategies, research conducted with agricultural futures
contracts (BRESSAN, 2004; SOBREIRO et.
ZAMACE has now positioned itself to offer an agricultural futures
market for Zambian commodities in association with the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
"Benchmark agricultural futures
had drifted downward for most of H1 until the final day when the $A slashed planting and production forecasts.
The Eurex offering currently comprises six agricultural futures
on butter, skimmed milk powder and whey powder, European processing potatoes, as well as hogs and piglets.
Holt, "Market Efficiency in Agricultural Futures
Markets", Applied Economics 34, no.