Understand Futures Contract Commodity Contract Specifications
Introduction to Futures
CME Course Overview
New to futures and options or looking for a refresher? This course is designed for you. Dive into the basics of futures contracts, how contracts trade on a futures exchange, the different ways customers use these instruments and the benefits that futures provide. Gain a stronger understanding of how futures work and why more market participants are using derivatives in their trading strategies today.
This course covers:
•Contract Trading Codes
•Expiration and Settlement Processes
•Futures Price Limits
•Futures Market Transparency
•Roles of Speculators and Hedgers
Review a series of short videos.