Commodities & Futures Guides

A commodity is a basic good used in commerce which can be changed for other commodities of the same type. Commodities are mostly used as inputs in the production of other goods or services. They can be bought and sold directly in the spot market or via other types of derivatives such as futures and options.

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What is a Spot Market?

What is a Spot Market?

By March 15th, 2020

Guide to what is spot market and it’s a definition. Check out examples of the cash market along with its components and key terms.

Investment: Full Beginner’s Guide

Investment: Full Beginner’s Guide

By February 17th, 2020

With so many various investment forms existing in the modern world, you may have wondered which one is the best? Our guide will help you to navigate through this complex, changing, sometimes confusing, financial world.

How to Invest in Gold: Beginner’s Guide

How to Invest in Gold: Beginner’s Guide

By January 15th, 2020

Whenever an economy is about to slip into recession, a period of high inflation, possible currency devaluation or massive political unrest, high net-worth individuals invest in gold. Why? Find out here.

ETFs vs Mutual Funds: Where to Invest?

ETFs vs Mutual Funds: Where to Invest?

By January 15th, 2020

Mutual funds and ETFs have very much in common, but peculiarities each of the investment choices actually make them very much different as well. Read this guide and invest your money wisely.

What is an Alternative Investment?

What is an Alternative Investment?

By December 23rd, 2019

The topic of alternative investments is quite broad and covers a lot of asset types but for the sake of simplicity, this guide will narrow it down and provide you with the key basics you should know.