WTI

Trading Basics

WTI

West Texas Intermediate oil is a type of oil. Because of its constituent elements and cost to transport, it can differ in price to other oil types, like Brent Crude.

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Analysts

Those that conduct analysis on markets, with the view of providing insights to market participants.

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Contango

This is when the futures price of a security is above the cash price at maturity. The opposite is backwardation.

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Commission

A charge levied on a client to place trades in certain asset types. FX and CFD trading attracts commission.

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