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.
Cash commodityCash commodity
The actual physical commodity, as distinguished from a futures contract.
A commodity is food, metal, or another fixed physical substance that investors buy or sell, usually via futures contracts.
Commodity futures contractCommodity 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 backed bondCommodity backed bond
A bond with interest payments tied to the price of an underlying commodity.
Spot commoditySpot commodity
A commodity that is traded with the expectation of actual delivery, as opposed to a commodity future that is usually not delivered.
Further SuggestionsCommodity prices
Commodity pattern of trade
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Malaysia Commodity Exchange
Commodity Research Bureau
London Commodity Exchange (LCE)
Commodity Credit Corporation
London Commodity Exchange
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
Export Commodity Control List
Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System