You’ve heard them mentioned on the business channels and read about them in the Wall Street Journal. You’ve even had your brother in law recommend them to you, but what exactly is a future or futures contract?
Let’s start at the beginning. Continue reading “What are futures?”
The political wrangling over the US deficit and its sovereign credit rating wrecked havoc in the major stock exchanges around the world. Just days after the passing of a law that enabled the United States to raise its debt ceiling, Wall Street became engulfed in a frenzy of volatility. Continue reading “Futures trading”