7 Things You Must Know About Coffee Futures

7 Things You Must Know About Coffee Futures I In the developing countries, coffee futures, when measured by monetary volume is estimated to the second most popular commodity that is traded, only next to crude oil as a source of foreign exchange, according to data from the International Coffee Organization (ICO). It is estimated that the first coffee shop opened its...

What is the Best Futures Trading Strategy For Coffee?

What is the Best Futures Trading Strategy For Coffee? StartupStockPhotos / PixabayThe coffee market is thriving right now, with good weather conditions making for abundant crops and steady imports, but even with a bumper crop expected later in the year, commodities traders need a smart futures strategy to deal with inevitable fluctuations. But what’s the best approach? In order to protect...

Ways to invest in Coffee

Ways to invest in Coffee How Can I Invest in Coffee? Coffee traders have several ways to invest in the commodity: Coffee Trading Methods Compared Coffee futures coffee Options  Coffee ETF's ( ETN's) Coffee Shares Coffee CFD's Difficulty Level Hard hard easy easy average Storage Costs No No No No No Security Costs No No No No No Expiration Dates Yes yes No No No Management Costs No No yes No No Leverage ? Yes yes No yes yes Regulated Exchange Yes yes No yes yes Complexity Rating (1 = easy, 5 = hard) Coffee Futures. The New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), which is part of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME),...

5 Reasons You Might Invest in Coffee

5 Reasons You Might Invest in Coffee There are several compelling reasons traders might consider investing in coffee: Bet on Supply Scarcity Bet on Global Growth Bet on Improving Health Story The Starbucks Effect Portfolio Diversification Can You Hedge on the Supply Scarcity of Coffee? Coffee has its source of supply concentrated heavily in a few countries. Since coffee growing requires the...

Beginners Guide to the Coffee Trade 

Beginners Guide to the Coffee Trade How is Coffee Produced, Who's Producing It What Drives the Price of Coffee? Why is Coffee Valuable? Coffee is a soft commodity derived from a plant that grows mostly in subtropical and tropical climates. The beverage produced from the cherries on these plants is a primary source of caffeine in diets in both emerging and developed countries. Coffee...

How to Trade Coffee Futures

How to Trade Coffee Futures In terms of sheer monetary volume, coffee ranks at number two on the most commonly-traded commodities list. Coffee is perhaps one of the most interesting, yet volatile commodities to trade. Coffee is a member of the soft commodities group along with other items grown by farmers, including sugar, orange juice, cocoa, and fruit. Most of these commodities, including coffee, are prone to...

3 Trading Life Lessons From The World’s Richest Traders

  In the Market Wizards book series, author and fund manager Jack D. Schwager profiles dozens of top day traders from multiple industries. He draws on his extensive interviews to explain ways many traders believe the markets reward people financially—or teach valuable life lessons. Schwager proposes lessons from the market apply to business and life in general. He even recounts how a church minister...

How to Trade Commodities at any market situation

Manav Garg, chief executive officer and founder of Eka
How to Trade Commodities at any market situation. Commodity markets are dealing with unprecedented levels of disruption, including U.S. and China tariff changes. How is our partnership with Eka providing traders with the real-time tools for managing risk in commodity trading? To stay ahead in today’s market, commodity trading companies need to be flexible, smart, and able to take advantage of...

The basics of trading that one should know

The basics of trading that one should know Things you should be aware of before you start The currency trading industry and now also the cryptocurrency trading industry have gone through enormous volatile times the last couple of years. Now with trump and its trade wars. The fast rise and somewhat recline of the cryptocurrencies and the fast pace of...

COFFEE C ® FUTURES FACTS

DESCRIPTION The Coffee C contract is the world benchmark for Arabica coffee. The contract prices physical delivery of exchange-grade green beans, from one of 20 countries of origin in a licensed warehouse to one of several ports in the U. S. and Europe, with stated premiums/discounts for ports and growths. MARKET SPECIFICATIONS TRADING SCREEN PRODUCT NAME Coffee "C" Futures TRADING SCREEN...

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7 Things You Must Know About Coffee Futures

7 Things You Must Know About Coffee Futures I In the developing countries, coffee futures, when measured by monetary volume is estimated to the second most...

What is the Best Futures Trading Strategy For Coffee?

What is the Best Futures Trading Strategy For Coffee? StartupStockPhotos / PixabayThe coffee market is thriving right now, with good weather conditions making for abundant...

Ways to invest in Coffee

Ways to invest in Coffee How Can I Invest in Coffee? Coffee traders have several ways to invest in the commodity: Coffee Trading Methods Compared Coffee futures coffee...