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Bear spreads in corn will become even more profitable

At the end of next year (2019), the CME Group will raise storage rates in corn and soybeans futures contracts…
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Bear spreads in corn will become even more profitable

At the end of next year (2019), the CME Group will raise storage rates in corn and soybeans futures contracts from 0.165 of one cent per bushel per day to ...
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Modelling carrying charges for grains

I'm excited to announce some interesting new features in our app regarding grains and carrying charges. These functions are actually nothing new for me. I coded them for ZC, ZS, ZM ...
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WASDE report – March 2015

World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report (WASDE) was published last week by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). I'll focus on grains only because that's the area of ...
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Trading grains in the current environment

Given the current uncertainty in general markets (VIX is above 21 right now), it seems wise to escape into some uncorrelated assets. Grains fit this criterion quite well, given their ...
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Big move in grains

We saw a big move down in grains yesterday. That's because USDA released their prospective plantings and grain stocks reports. Farmers want to plant more acres of both corn and ...
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