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DT brokers demonstrate competence to their clients by providing expert advice and helpful resources to better educate each client and person interested in trading or investing in the commodity futures markets. What’s more, unlike other brokerage houses that use third party vendors, DT brokers publish and produce their own research and market education.
We have all wondered, what should I be? Our careers often define who we become and how we live our lives. Trading as a career, whether self-directed or as part of a larger team, is a very unique type of employment not easily left at the office when the 5 o’clock whistle blows. Trading is… Read more.
Whether you have traded a stock account for years or have just begun stock trading, you may have mixed results. Perhaps you have taken a course or you are simply well-read in your investment choices. The questions that every investor, trader and wealth manager must ask are, “Am I diversified enough to produce a smooth equity curve with my portfolio?”
The first Managed Futures Fund may have actually been established around 1948, but the investment vehicle really became en vogue as Richard Dennis and his infamous “Turtles” gained in popularity. Richard Dennis, although working his way up from a runner, really began his reputation as large trader in the 70’s. The 70’s had crop failures… Read more.
Over the course of 175 years, the city of Chicago has defied the odds and emerged as a major player in the global market. From Al Capone to the current President of The United States, from the 1893 Chicago World Fair to this past summer’s NATO convention, Chicago is a global city of past, present… Read more.
The 1983, Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd’s film, “Trading Places”, is a hilarious account of the ups and downs of the commodity futures market. Randolph Duke, Senior Partner of an established commodity brokerage firm, explains to Billy Ray Valentine (Eddie Murphy) just what exactly commodities are and how they are traded: “Now, what are commodities?… Read more.
At the end of the day, most traders and investors are searching for something that works. For them, this involves ways to limit risk while trying to extrapolate upside opportunities. But, the question remains: how can we find simple and effective ways to do this?
Depending on who you are talking to, the term “commodity futures” always seems to generate a range of strong opinions. Sometimes it is met with fear: “I have an interest but I’m not comfortable with the risk and reward aspects”. At other times the term triggers optimism: “My buddy made a fortune trading commodities and… Read more.