Commodity Trading Advisor
Commodity Trading AdvisorAn investment manager that focuses on long and short trading in the futures markets. The trades are often intraday trades. Sometimes referred to as **Managed Futures.
Commodity Trading AdvisorIn 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.
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 paperCommodity paper
A loan or advance secured by commodities.
Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)
Tokyo exchange for trading futures on gold, silver, platinum, palladium, rubber, cotton yarn, and woolen yarn.
Physical commodityPhysical commodity
Malaysia Commodity ExchangeMalaysia Commodity Exchange
A subsidiary of the KLSE that trades interest rate futures on the three-month Kuala Lumpur Interbank offered rate.
Further SuggestionsCommodity indices
Commodity futures contract
Export Commodity Control List
London Commodity Exchange
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Commodity pattern of trade
London Commodity Exchange (LCE)
Commodity Research Bureau
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System
Commodity Credit Corporation
Commodity backed bond