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Futures contracts are one of the most important financial innovations in history, but they are often misunderstood. Find out this contract is used to transfer risk between different parties.
InvestingA forward contract is a customized contract between two parties to buy or sell an asset at a specified price on a future date.
TradingFutures and derivatives get a bad rap after the 2008 financial crisis, but these instruments are meant to mitigate market risk.
InvestingFutures is short for Futures Contracts, which are contracts between a buyer and seller of an asset who agree to exchange goods and money at a future date, but at a price and quantity determined ...