commodity broker


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Futures Commission Merchant

A broker or brokerage on a futures exchange. A futures commission merchant receives and executes orders on behalf of clients and extends credit for margin transactions. It is also called a commodity broker.

commodity broker

see COMMODITY MARKET.

commodity broker

a dealer in raw materials. See COMMODITY MARKET.
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Swiss commodity broker and miner Glencore had tried to stop the Australian Taxation Office from using the documents, and also to force them to be handed back, alleging they breached confidentiality with Glencore's legal representatives.
Marex Spectron, the global commodity broker, today announced the successful syndication of a new working capital facility.
Inverse ETFs offer convenience, says Carley Garner, senior futures market strategist and commodity broker with DeCarley Trading in Las Vegas, Nevada, and author of "A Trader's First Book on Commodities."
Top Third, which was founded by Mark Gold, is a full-service commodity broker providing marketing services to farmers.
Then came a career as a commodity broker. Then the career as a politician.
Two commodity broker brothers bet each other one dollar that they can turn a common criminal into a successful businessman.
In this update of the 2010 edition, Garner (commodity broker, Las Vegas; columnist, Stocks and Commodities) begins with an overview of the primary factors driving the commodity market volatility that began in 2007.
On June 25, La Nacion, a Buenos Aires newspaper, (http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/06/25/sanfords-mistress-identified-professional-passionate-beautiful-brunette/) identified the Argentine woman as Maria Belen Chapur, 43, the divorced mother of two, with a university degree in international relations who lives in the city of Buenos Aires and works as a commodity broker.
He said: "I had weight issues, so I went to work in London as a commodity broker, but I've been with Elaine Burke for three or four months now.
One of those arrested is thought to work for RBS-run Marex Spectron, a London finance and commodity broker.
The position of MD became vacant after Minister of Mines and Energy, Isak Katali relieved Beukes of his duties early November last year after a forensic audit ordered by Cabinet into a controversial multimillion-dollar petroleum supply contract signed with Swiss-based commodity broker Glencore, found that Beukes and the entire former Namcor board had failed to do a "proper due diligence regarding the supply agreement".
Gunther is a fully licensed Commodity Broker with series 3 and 26 licenses and Series 6 and 37 licenses as Securities Broker.