It is an agreement to trade on something speculative, like futures of some product that is yet to be produced. It can get way more complicated and involve other things but I don't really understand how that works.
by yodeler27 years ago
what is derivative trading
by Stclairjack6 years ago
what do you think the short and long term effects would be if we just banned futures trading all together? if speculation is what drives up the price of oil and other commodities artificialy,... then why not ban it and...
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