Part 5 Project – Futures Contracts and News Events (5% of Grade)
Part 1: Futures Contracts
Select three futures contracts, at least one being a financial futures and one a commodities futures, from at least two different exchanges.Do not select interest rate futures as they require specialized knowledge.Neatly report the following in a Word (or similar) document or table.Depending on the contract or website, some information may be missing.
Some futures exchange web sites are below.Contract choices are usually under “PRODUCTS.”
CME Group: www.cmegroup.com
Example of coal futures contract:
Intercontinental Exchange: www.theice.com
Example of a canola futures contract:
Part 2: News Events
Find and read two articles from a recent periodical(s) or from the Internet dealing with an event affecting the price of a commodity or currency futures contract.Each article should cover a different commodity or currency.One article should cover a commodity, the other should cover a currency.For each article, turn in the following:
Yahoo’s finance site is an excellent source to find news articles.The following addresses may be helpful:
How and What to Turn In
Put your name on your Word documents and combine them into one file.Email the file to the instructor directly ([email protected]) or through the Canvas messaging system.
The post ADMN702 Nairobi Brent Crude Oil Futures Contract Futures Contracts Project appeared first on Submit Your Homework.