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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CME Group has pledged to keep for at least three years a committee of KCBT market participants to advise on HRW wheat contract terms and conditions and to maintain the KCBT trading floor in Kansas City for a minimum of six months.
The addition of COMTEX' Finance CustomWire will enhance Standard & Poor's products with real-time news that affects world markets including opening/closing volumes and trading activity from COMEX, NYCE, CS&CE, CBT, CME, KCBT, NYSE, AMEX, Nasdaq and OTC.
CBOT, the Chicago Board of Trade, KCBOT, KCBT and Kansas City Board of Trade are trademarks of the Board of Trade of the City of Chicago, Inc.
In addition, KCBT will make a special distribution of excess cash to members concurrent with closing.
He had been with the KCBT for nearly four years, after serving for 20 years with the National Grain Trade Council.