investing commodities

What is MCX – Multi Commodity Exchange?

What is MCX? Multi Commodity Exchange (Full Form of MCX) as the name suggests is an exchange like BSE and NSE where commodities are traded. It is a platform for commodity traders that facilitate online trading, settlement and clearing of commodity futures transactions, thereby providing a platfo...

Commodity Markets and Commodity Trading in India

Commodity Market definition Trading in commodities dates thousands of years back to 4500-4000 BC. When human civilisation stabilised and farming and cultivation started, commodity trading in the form of barter trade of the surplus quantities got introduced. Over a period of time, common items su...

Trading in MCX Gold Futures

Gold futures Definition Gold futures is one of the most popular and traded contracts by traders engaged in commodity trading in India. All major exchanges of world offer gold futures, in India MCX – Multi Commodity Exchange and NCDEX are popular exchanges for gold futures trading. On MCX Gold ca...

Trading in MCX Silver Futures

Silver Futures Definition Along with Gold Futures, one of the other most popular bullion contracts traded in the MCX commodity markets is Silver Futures. Due to its liquidity and contract specifications, silver commodity futures is a very popular contracts for commodity traders in India. All ...