Commodity agreementSee international commodity agreement.
Intercommodity spreadIntercommodity spread
In the commodities market, a spread consisting of a long position and a short position in different but related commodities for example, speculating that the price relationship between the two commodities will change, e.g., platinum and gold.
Physical commodityPhysical commodity
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
An agency created by the US Congress in 1974 to regulate exchange trading in futures.
Commodity indicesCommodity indices
Indices measuring the price and performance of physical commodities, often by the price of futures contracts for the commodities that are listed on commodity exchanges.
Commodity Trading AdvisorCommodity Trading Advisor
In the US, an individual or firm who directly or indirectly advises others about buying or selling futures or futures options. Analyses, reports, or newsletters concerning futures may be issued by a CTA. They may also engage in placing trades for other people's accounts. CTAs are required to be registered with the CFTC and to belong to the NFA.
Further SuggestionsThe Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System
London Commodity Exchange
Export Commodity Control List
London Commodity Exchange (LCE)
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)
Commodity Credit Corporation
Malaysia Commodity Exchange
Commodity pattern of trade
Commodity futures contract
Commodity Research Bureau
Commodity backed bond
Commodity Trading Advisor