Derivative Products

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css=".vc_custom_1490736222366{border-radius: 1px !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Derivative Products [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="75px"][vc_tabs style="boxed"][vc_tab title="Futures" tab_id="686dced0-bd51-1"][vc_column_text] Futures Contract Specifications  |  Market Participants Uses & Applications  |  Futures Pricing Futures Contract Specification A FUTURES CONTRACT is a legal contract in the US under the Commodities Exchange Act of 1850. The futures...

What does Fiat Currency mean? Fiat Currency Defined: fi·at [fee-aht, -at; fahy-uh t, -at] noun fiat; plural noun: fiats a formal authorization or proposition; a decree. "The King ruled by fiat”, “A political union imposed through imperial fiat”   An arbitrary order. “By royal fiat”  Fiat currency defined: Fiat currency is legal tender,...

ISDAfix Swap Rate Manipulation - Q&A Originally published September 24, 2014, updated June 19, 2015 13 banks sued by Alaska Electrical Pension Board (AEPB) over ISDAfix Swap Rate Manipulation. The banks named are Bank of America, Barlclays, BNP Paribas, Citibank, Credit Suisse, Deutschebank, Goldman Sachs, Royal Bank of...

After 7 years of preparation, the UK courts are bringing individuals to trial as the LIBOR Scandal heads to court.  SUSPICIOUS DEATHS & SUICIDES You may recall during 4Q13 and 1Q14 when 12 bankers committed suicide. The stories are as varied as the are sordid. The media linked as...