Forwards

  1. An Introduction To Depreciation

    Companies make choices and assumptions in calculating depreciation, and you need ...
  2. A Fresh Look At The Financial Markets

    Different markets provide unique opportunities and risks for investors. Find out ...
  3. Why Forward Contracts Are The Foundation Of All ...

    This article expands on the complex structure of derivatives by explaining how an ...
  4. Derivatives 101

    Learn how to use this type of investment as an alternative way to participate in ...
  5. Hedging With ETFs: A Cost-Effective Alternative

    The benefits of ETFs for hedging are clear and investors of all sizes are taking ...
  6. Getting Started In Foreign Exchange Futures

    Learn how these futures are used for hedging and speculating, and how they are different ...
  1. Iron-Clad Swaps

    The iron ore market is becoming increasingly open, but at the cost of more volatility.
  2. Coal's 2009 Problems To Linger In 2010

    Investors should expect a continued supply/demand problem from coal through 2010.
  3. Playing A Natural Gas Breakout (UNG)

    With the natural gas futures on the verge of a major breakout, a new ETF allows investors ...
  1. How do I calculate a forward rate in Excel?

    Learn how to calculate the forward rate using Microsoft Excel if you have access to a zero-coupon spot rate curve for the ...
  2. How valuable is the forward rate as an overall economic indicator?

    Find out why the forward rate is considered an important economic indicator, the logic behind this consideration and possible ...
  3. How do I convert a spot rate to a forward rate?

    Learn how to convert spot rates to forward rates for financial transactions agreed to today but not to be executed until ...
  4. How accurate is the forward rate in predicting interest rates?

    Find out why forward rates are inconsistent and limited predictors of actual future interest rates, primarily because the ...
  1. 10 Options Strategies To Know

    If you want to trade options but are short on strategies, we can help.
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