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future

[′fyü·chər]
(relativity)
For an event in space-time, those events that can be reached by a signal that is emitted at the original event and moves at a speed less than or equal to the speed of light in a vacuum.
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ICE will launch five new futures contracts for trading through ICE Futures Singapore and ICE Clear Singapore after receiving regulatory approval from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
The commodity code for the Iron Ore 58% Fe, Low Alumina, CFR China (TSI) Futures contract will be TIC.
The DGCX polypropylene futures contract will trade from 7:00AM-1:00PM Dubai Time.
The DGCX Plastic futures contract will trade from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm Dubai Time.
If other oil futures contracts are also going up [in volume], that would be interesting," Garis told Gulf News.
The DME Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract is increasingly recognized as the first successful exchange traded contract for price transparency in the East of Suez markets, joining West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent crude oil futures contracts as the world's benchmarks for crude oil.
DGCX launched the world's first Indian rupee futures contract in June 2007.
DUBAI: The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) will begin trading two new financially-settled futures contracts for Brent and Oman crude oil from June 2.
The DME's new Brent contract will be cash-settled against the Brent crude futures contract, while its new Oman contract will be cash-settled against the DME's benchmark Oman crude oil futures contract.
DGCX, the region's only commodities derivatives market, plans to introduce a gasoline futures contract in 2007, the only product of which the Middle East region as a whole is a net importer.
LME's August short-term futures contract for g-p injection-grade homopolymer moved up a bit to 55.
Still, the price of a futures contract can be distorted as it nears its expiration.