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Commodity

Could refer to any good, but in a trade context a commodity is usually a raw material or primary product that enters into international trade, such as metals (tin, manganese) or basic agricultural products (coffee, cocoa).

Commodity

A commodity is food, metal, or another fixed physical substance that investors buy or sell, usually via futures contracts.



Commodity

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Cash commodity

Cash commodity

The actual physical commodity, as distinguished from a futures contract.


London Commodity Exchange

London Commodity Exchange

Formerly known as London Fox (London Futures and Options Exchange), the exchange was renamed London Commodity Exchange and was a futures and options exchange, dealing in soft commodities including cocoa, sugar, coffee, wheat, barley, potatoes and dry cargo freight futures that is, BIFFEX (Baltic International Freight Futures Exchange). BIFFEX was merged with the then London Fox in 1991.On 16th September 1996 the LCE merged with the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE) where trades of the merged company are guaranteed by the London Clearing House (LCH).


Commodity Research Bureau

Commodity Research Bureau

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


Commodity paper

Commodity paper

A loan or advance secured by commodities.


Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Created by the US Congress in 1974 to regulate exchange trading in futures. URL: http://www.cftc.gov


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