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Commodity Research Bureau

Produces a popular price index of 17 commodities which is often used to track inflationary trends in the economy.



Commodity Research Bureau

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Commodity (commodities)

Commodity (commodities)

Basic raw materials and foodstuffs such as metals, petroleum, coffee, grain etc.Commodities are traded on a commodity exchange both by the companies that use them (e.g. chocolate manufacturers) and by speculators. Futures contracts allow commodity producers and commodity users to bring some predictability and stability to pricing. By buying futures contracts, they can hedge against underlying price changes in the commodity.In the USA the main ones are the Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Kansas City Board of Trade and Mid America Commodity Exchange.In the UK, commodities are traded on the London Metal Exchange, the International Petroleum Exchange and The London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange which incorporates the London Commodity Exchange.


Commodity backed bond

Commodity backed bond

A bond with interest payments tied to the price of an underlying commodity.


Commodity futures contract

Commodity futures contract

An agreement to buy a specific amount of a commodity at a specified price on a particular date in the future, allowing a producer to guarantee the price of a product or raw material used in production.


Commodity indices

Commodity 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.


Malaysia Commodity Exchange

Malaysia Commodity Exchange

A subsidiary of the KLSE that trades interest rate futures on the three-month Kuala Lumpur Interbank offered rate.


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Cash commodity
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
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Physical commodity
Spot commodity
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System
Commodity prices
Commodity Credit Corporation
Commodity pattern of trade
Commodity Trading Advisor
Commodity Trading Advisor
London Commodity Exchange
Intracommodity spread
Commodity agreement
Intercommodity spread
London Commodity Exchange (LCE)
Commodity Bundle
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
Commodity paper
Primary commodity
Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)


 
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