Summary: DUBAI -- Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, or DGCX, started trading on its newly launched Indian Rupee Options Contract
on Monday to become the only exchange outside India to offer trading in both futures and options in the Indian currency.
Dubai The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) announced yesterday that it will launch Indian rupees options contract
in September this year extending its rupee derivative offerings.
CME Group, a derivatives marketplace, has introduced short-term options contracts
for Gold, Crude Oil and Natural Gas, to start trading on July 16, 2011.
The CFTC explained that, "Movie revenues fall into the same category as many other commodities for which futures and options contracts
have been either approved by or self-certified to the Commission where the underlying commodity is a non-price-based measure of an economic activity, commercial activity or environmental event.
commodity futures trading commission (CFTC)--the federal regulatory agency for all futures and options contracts
traded on organized exchanges.
The new cleared freight options contracts
would be for Panamax bulk carriers and would be based on the daily PM4TC (daily basket index of four panamax time charter routes) from the Baltic Exchange in London, UK.
The formal organization of options contracts
has brought tremendous popularity to the options markets because of the fact that all exchange-traded options contracts
are standardized (i.e., all based upon the same terms).
The UKs leading share index recorded a three-year high in volatile trade as futures and options contracts
expired throughout Europe.
said Wednesday that it will extend the electronic trading hours of Nikkei 225 futures and options contracts
on its platform from Nov.
The FTSE 100 Index endured a 300-point swing on September 20 as traders scrambled to sell up positions on futures and options contracts
A 24-month listing cycle will now be implemented in the Coffee "C" futures and options contracts
. The delivery months of December 2003, March 2004 and May 2004 will now be listed for futures trading so that a complete two-year period is available.
In related news, Standard & Poor's and the New York Board of Trade will introduce the S&P Commodity Index (SPCI) and the Fall 2001 launch of futures and options contracts
based on the index.
to buy a stock at a set price and time can be used as a hedge against a fall in stock.
According to the Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE), trading volume reached a record 406 million options contracts
last year, compared with 210 million contracts in 1990.