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Managed Futures Investments

  • Ewelina Sokołowska

Abstract

Analysis of a type of investments called managed futures should begin with introduction of the derivatives to the subject of the matter, particularly of the futures contracts, which constitute a direct object of this type of investments. Derivatives are the futures market’s tools, the value of which depends on the value of the so-called primary instrument constituting the base of a futures transaction. These innovative instruments of the financial market can be used both for hedging, arbitrage as well as for speculation that allows profiting on the changes in the basic instrument’s price.

Keywords

Return Rate Hedge Fund Financial Asset Future Market Future Contract 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ewelina Sokołowska
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  1. 1.Department of Corporate Finance Faculty of ManagementUniversity of GdanskSopotPoland

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