The findings show that introducing commodity futures
to a portfolio increases the returns without a corresponding rise in risk and with the increase in risk aversion levels of the investor, allocation to commodity future
tend to increase.
Cole in our new team because we believe in his leadership as well as expertise in the field of commodity future
trading,” Kornemann added.
The study, entitled "The Fundamentals of Commodity Future
Returns," examines trends in the commodities futures risk premium by examining data from 31 commodity futures
and physical inventories between 1969 and 2006.
Xignite, the leading pure-play provider of financial web services for mission-critical corporate applications, today announced it has expanded its XigniteFutures on-demand web service with delayed quote and historical price information for commodity future
contracts from seven additional U.
Shawkat Almaraghy, member of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) board and managing director at the brokerage sector of HC Securities & Invetsment, revealed that the EGX board awaits parliament's approval on the updates to the stock market law, which permits launching a commodity futures
It invests directly in a diversified portfolio of commodity futures
, forward and options contracts to obtain an exposure to various principal groups in the global commodity markets.
The focus of the Exchange now is to bring to light the impediments to growth and to develop a strategy for the next stage of development for commodity futures
trading in Pakistan.
2 October 2014 -- US exchange and clearing house operator Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) said that it has completed the transition of the Liffe London soft commodity futures
and options contracts to ICE Futures Europe.
Over the last decade, commodity futures
have become a popular asset class for portfolio investors, just like stocks and bonds.
Trading Commission (CFTC), the federal agency that oversees the commodity futures
, options and swaps industry.
Dot), Japan's premier commodity futures
broker, is pleased to announce that the award winning trading platform from MultiCharts is now available through Dot Commodity.
The Risk Weighted Enhanced Commodity Ex Grains Index, which the ETF tracks, is based on a diversified basket of 20 commodity futures
contracts from the sectors precious and base metals, primary commodities, and agricultural goods excluding grains.