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"You'll never learn a trade until you learn the tricks of the trade."
Futures trading has undergone a dramatic metamorphosis. Regulatory
changes have rewritten the trading rules; the emphasis has changed
from grains and metals to financial instruments, such as Treasury
bonds and foreign currencies; computers and the Internet have made the
dissemination and digestion of information widespread and immediate;
and commission rates have fallen significantly, benefiting both
hedgers and speculators. The Futures game, Third Edition, helps
traders prepare for trading today and well into the 21st century. This
revised and updated edition of the classic futures traders' guidebook
provides valuable, accurate knowledge of: today's important markets.
From interest rate and foreign currency futures to worldwide petroleum
markets, discover high profit/protection strategies for trading the
most popular markets! Hedging versus speculating. These two different
motives often have diametrically different strategies. Find out which
strategies work best for each. Trading and research software. Discover
the most popular and functional software products for both fundamental
and technically driven forecasting application. Filled with Hundreds
of recent studies and research projects on futures markets,
enlightening explanations of recent regulatory changes, and more, The
Futures game, Third Edition, provides a complete overview of the game
in which global knowledge is now a requirement—and the potential for
extraordinary profits continues to climb.
'Teweles and Jones also provide a thorough review of the three main trading strategies—fundamental, technical and spread-based trading—as well as the myriad strategies possible in trading options on futures'
Part I: Basics of the Game. Why Trade Futures? The Nature of the Futures Markets. The Mechanics of Futures Trading. The Behavior of Futures Prices. Part II: Playing the Game—Trading. Approaches to Trade Selection: Fundamentals. Approaches to Trade Selection: Technical Analysis. Spreads. Options. The Game Plan. Money Management. Part III: Losers and Winners. Who Wins? Who Loses? And Why? Part VI: The Broker in the Game. Building, Maintaining, and Serving a Futures Clientele. Compliance: I'll See You in Court. Part V: Choosing the Game—Markets. General Sources of Information. The Interest Rate Futures Market. The Foreign Currency Futures Markets. Grains and Oilseeds. The Meat Futures Contracts. Precious and Industrial Metals. The Energy Markets. The Food, Fiber, and Wood Products Markets. Index-Based Futures Contracts