Spot commodityA commodity that is traded with the expectation of actual delivery, as opposed to a commodity future that is usually not delivered.
Commodity backed bondCommodity backed bond
A bond with interest payments tied to the price of an underlying commodity.
Commodity Trading AdvisorCommodity Trading Advisor
In 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.
Physical commodityPhysical commodity
Commodity paperCommodity paper
A loan or advance secured by commodities.
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.
Further SuggestionsCommodity indices
The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System
Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM)
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
London Commodity Exchange
Malaysia Commodity Exchange
Export Commodity Control List
London Commodity Exchange (LCE)
Commodity futures contract
Commodity pattern of trade
Commodity Credit Corporation
Commodity Research Bureau
Commodity Trading Advisor