London Commodity Exchange
London Commodity ExchangeFormerly 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 agreementCommodity agreement
See 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.
Commodity paperCommodity paper
A loan or advance secured by commodities.
Commodity Trading AdvisorCommodity Trading Advisor
An 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.
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).
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Commodity backed bond
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Malaysia Commodity Exchange
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System
London Commodity Exchange (LCE)
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
Commodity Trading Advisor
Commodity Credit Corporation
Commodity Research Bureau
Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)
Commodity pattern of trade
Export Commodity Control List