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What Is Contango? Examples And What Causes It? (VIDEO)

Derivatives are complex financial products that offer a wide range of benefits to those who understand how to trade them and do trade them. Both the flexible forward contracts and their standardized alternatives — futures contracts — provide investors with a means of hedging risk exposure while offering access to the underlying assets. As you…

What Is Backwardation? Examples And What Causes It? (VIDEO)

Derivatives are complex and hard to understand. However, they offer many benefits to those who understand them. Forward contracts are flexible while futures contracts are standardized, they both still offer investors the opportunity to hedge risk exposure while being exposed to the underlying asset. Practically all commodities are traded as futures contracts (or forward contracts)….

What Is A Good Equity Curve? – Profit & Loss Curves Best Practices

If you have come so far in your trading that you rely on backtesting to validate your trading strategies, you definitely are ahead of the masses. Most people haven’t understood that all strategies and patterns they want to trade need to be validated before they may go ahead and risk any real money. However, while…