WHAT are gold futures?
Gold futures are based on the precious metal, gold, and are listed as a contract on one of the most widely traded commodity products, offering traders diversifying opportunities in their portfolio.
WHY would you want to trade Gold futures?
- Gold is the most watched and diverse commodity in the world.
- Plays a role of a "fiat currency" during times of economic stress.
- Allows traders to take a position to hedge or profit in a way other commodities cannot.
HOW DO you trade gold futures?
Precious metals such as gold, silver, platinum and palladium are used to manage risk or to serve as a safe haven for capital during times of financial uncertainty. There are hedging opportunities and ways to manage risk around supply and demand for both industrial and commercial uses.
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