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Sebi allows options trading in commodity futures

Sebi on Tuesday allowed options trading in commodities for deepening the market but permitted each exchange to launch these contracts for only one product initially, while asking bourses to follow robust risk management measures.

Jun 13, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

MCX looks to launch options trading in Jan-Mar quarter

Leading commodity exchange MCX plans to launch options trading in the next quarter of this fiscal in a few commodities like bullion and crude oil following Sebi's decision to allow such trading on bourses.

Oct 03, 2016, 15:28 PM IST

Commexes' turnover rises 17% to Rs 5.43 lakh crore in April

The turnover of commodity bourses rose by 17 percent to Rs 5.43 lakh crore in April of 2015-16 fiscal as compared to Rs 4.64 lakh crore in the year-ago period, according to the Forward Markets Commission (FMC).

May 20, 2015, 18:46 PM IST

IPFs of commodity bourses not to have FMC official as trustee

An IPF, registered as a trust, is created to protect the interests of clients of trading members of an exchange who may have been declared defaulters or expelled under the provisions of the bourse.

Feb 23, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

FMC scraps 10% special margin on guarseed/gum futures

FMC has removed the special margin of 10 percent effective Wednesday on all existing and yet to be launched guarseed and guargum futures contracts traded on national bourses.

Dec 04, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

FMC sets up committee to look into tech-based trading issues

Forward Markets Commission (FMC) has constituted an 'Advisory Committee' to look into issues arising out of technology-enabled trading facilities like algorithmic offered on the national commodity bourses.

Sep 17, 2013, 14:28 PM IST

Commexes' turnover dips by 43% during Aug 1-15

The turnover of commodity bourses has fallen by 43 percent to Rs 3,52,873 crore in the first 15 days of last month.

Sep 01, 2013, 17:51 PM IST

Commexes' turnover dips by 42% due to CTT in July 1-15

The turnover of these commodity bourses stood at Rs 7,08,342 crore during the June 16-30 period, the immediate fortnight before the introduction of CTT.

Aug 04, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

CTT hits turnover of MCX, NCDEX by up to 50% on first day

CTT of 0.01 percent has been made effective from July 1 on the futures trading of non-agri commodities and processed foods.

Jul 02, 2013, 20:17 PM IST

Commexes' turnover up by 28% in April: FMC

The commodity bourses had seen a turnover of Rs 11,52,471 crore in the same month last year.

May 10, 2013, 18:30 PM IST

Commexes Apr-Jan turnover continues to lag behind

The turnover of commodity bourses continued to be sluggish, declining to Rs 136.51 lakh crore till January 15 of the current fiscal due to sluggish volumes in bullion, according to the Forward Markets Commission (FMC).

Feb 12, 2013, 13:40 PM IST

FMC examining quality specification of agri-futures contract

Commodity market regulator FMC is examining the quality of farm commodities offered for trading on commodity bourses, and is also looking into the feasibility of adopting standard food safety measures for the traded agri-contracts.

Jan 16, 2013, 15:14 PM IST

Commexes H1 turnover declines by 5%

The turnover of the country's 21 commodity bourses has fallen by over 5 percent to Rs 87.62 lakh crore in first half of the current fiscal due to poor participation in gold and silver futures.

Oct 19, 2012, 15:28 PM IST

Disclose details of clients trade on websites: FMC

To ensure greater transparency, the regulator FMC has asked national bourses to make public the information about trade undertaken by brokers and individual traders on their platforms from next week.

Aug 09, 2012, 14:04 PM IST