This Glossary is a non-exhaustive list of the key terms used in commodities trading.
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open-outcry

open-outcry

A method of trading where market participants make bids and offers in person from the trading pits of futures exchanges.


Option Premium

cost of the right to buy or sell the underlying futures contract Resources https://www.cmegroup.com/education/courses/introduction-to-options/introduction-to-options.html


Options

An option on a futures contract is the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell the underlying futures... View Article