Nov 01, 2018
There are many lessons that we can learn from the price action in commodities markets. Commodities tend to rise to prices where output increases, inventories build, and demand declines. At lofty levels, prices peak and reverse. The most recent... more
Oct 01, 2018
The dollar index moved higher by 0.41% in the third quarter of 2018, and commodities prices moved lower, with all six major sectors posting losses. The composite of 29 raw material markets that trade in the U.S. and U.K. gained 7.95% in 2017. In... more
Sep 21, 2018
There is a gateway release on September 21, 2018. In addition to enhancements and maintenance, this release includes an exciting new feature:Broker External Orders
Our broker customers have been asking for the ability to enter orders into... more
Sep 12, 2018
Sep 04, 2018
The dollar index futures contract hit a high of 103.815 at the beginning of January 2017 after rising from lows of 78.93 in May 2015. The index broke out to the upside on a technical basis when it rose above the October 2005 high at 92.53, and... more
Aug 08, 2018
Watch a quick video overview on changes to the ‘Market Limits’ page.
If you have any questions regarding CAST changes, please call (800) 525-1085 or email the FCM Desk.
Aug 01, 2018
Crude oil is the most watched commodity that trades on futures exchanges. The Brent crude oil futures contract, a pricing benchmark for two-thirds of the world’s petroleum trades on the Intercontinental Exchange. West Texas Intermediate crude oil... more