A futures contract is an obligation to buy or sell a commodity at or before a given date in the future, at a price agreed upon today.
Forex is the simultaneous exchange of one country’s currency for that of another. In this market, you may buy or sell currencies.
Traders can use options alone, or in combination with futures contracts, for strategies that cover virtually any risk profile, time horizon, or cost consideration.
Glossary of Terms
New to futures trading? Review an extensive glossary for definitions of common terms and phrases used in the futures industry.
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