FIN 302 FALL 2006 CBOT Websites Agricultural Futures Tutorial Our introduction to futures will be the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) tutorial on agricultural futures. Please read Chapters 1-7 in the tutorial: http://www.cbot.com/cbot/docs/futures_tutorial.html Chapters 6-7 are especially helpful as they give numerical examples of trading futures contracts. I anticipate covering Chapter 6 on Monday, September 18.
Agricultural Futures Options Tutorial After Covering Futures on Monday and Wednesday, we’ll return to options on futures. Chapters 1-6 in the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) tutorial on agricultural futures options:
http://www.cbot.com/cbot/docs/agoptionstutorial.swf Chapters 5-6 are especially helpful as they give numerical examples of speculating and hedging with futures options.