There are many different types of futures contracts that allow for the purchase and sale of various assets, including stocks, indices, commodities, bonds, currencies, and interest rates. In order to participate in futures trading, you must first buy an "asset" ...

In today's fast-paced financial markets, it is important for investors to think both long and short-term. Investors can invest in a variety of ways, but one of the most popular ways is through finance. Finance is simply investing in a ...

Most people like talking about a good outlier story: Can you believe bitcoin is up over 1,000% since the start of 2019? Did you see WTI crude oil futures went negative last year? How crazy was that rally in GameStop ...

Let’s say the next black swan event isn’t a pandemic, but a zombie apocalypse. Or maybe World War III breaks out due to a fight for scarce resources. Clearly, instead of venturing out into the wild, we all need to ...

  This article on futures trading for beginners is the opinion of Optimus Futures. Making the transition from being a “simulation trader” to one who trades the live market is a necessary step to becoming a seasoned and successful futures ...

  This article on commodity futures is the opinion of Optimus Futures. Many analysts are forecasting a multi-decade bull market–also called a “supercycle”–in commodities. Monetary and fiscal policies due to Covid-19 have begun shaping the recovery across multiple commodity classes. ...

  This article on futures trading position is the opinion of Optimus Futures. “Tell Me and I Will Forget; Show Me and I May Remember; Involve Me and I Will Understand.” Confucius (ca 450 BC) This article is about the ...

To invest is basically to put money into the expectation of a return in future. That means, to invest implies having an asset or piece of property with the intention of making a profit from the investment through the increase ...

  dxFeed, a leading provider of data services for the Capital Markets industry, and Optimus Futures have partnered to deliver full market depth and low-latency historical data for the CME, NYMEX, COMEX, CBOT and EUREX exchanges. dxFeed’s market data and ...

  This article on Futures Trading Setups is the opinion of Optimus Futures. There is an abundance of trading setups available–hundreds, all with multiple variations. But not all are easy to identify, not all are frequently recurring, and not all ...