What is tocom gold?

The term Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM) refers to a commodities futures exchange located in Tokyo. The exchange was founded in 1984 as a result of the merger between the Tokyo Textile Exchange, the Tokyo Rubber Exchange, and the Tokyo Gold Exchange. 1 It is the largest exchange of its kind in Japan.

What are the futures for gold?

Futures Overview

Metals Last Chg
Gold Continuous Contract $1,937.40 19.40
Silver Continuous Contract $25.140 0.404
Copper Continuous Contract $4.7475 0.0165

Is gold futures a good investment?

The Bottom Line Gold futures offer the ability to invest in gold without taking possession of it. These contracts are traded almost 24 hours a day and provide excellent liquidity if you want to buy or sell quickly.

Can you trade gold futures?

It is important to understand the benefits and risks involved with gold futures before placing a futures trade. Compared to traditional investments, with gold futures you can trade nearly 24 hours a day during the trading week and take advantage of trading opportunities regardless of market direction.

What is tocom crude?

Standard. Middle East crude oil (The value of Dubai which acts as the benchmark price of Middle East crude oil.)

How many commodity exchanges are there in the world?


Exchange MIC Location
Brazilian Mercantile and Futures Exchange BVMF São Paulo, Brazil
Chicago Board of Trade (CME Group) XCBT Chicago, United States
Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME Group) XCME Chicago, United States
Chicago Climate Exchange CCX Chicago, United States

Is it better to buy physical gold or gold ETF?

Physical gold may also be less liquid and more difficult or costly to sell. ETFs that track gold can be a more liquid and cost effective way to go, especially with several funds now available with expense ratios as low as 0.17%.

What is today’s spot gold?

MONEX Live Gold Spot Prices

Gold Spot Prices Today Change
Gold Prices Per Ounce $1,960.00 -1.00
Gold Prices Per Gram $63.02 -0.03
Gold Prices Per Kilo $63,014.00 -32.15

Is it better to buy physical gold or Gold ETF?

Why you should not invest in gold?

Returns on physical gold tend to be poor. If you purchase gold jewelry, for example, you may not earn as much when you sell it as you paid when you bought it. Safely storing physical gold can be difficult, as it’s vulnerable to theft. Physical gold will never be a passive, steady source of income.

What is the best way to trade gold?

Gold exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are one of the simplest ways to trade gold. There are gold ETFs with lots of liquidity, and unlike futures, the ETFs don’t expire. Gold ETFs also offer diversity: trade the price of gold, or trade an ETF related to gold producers. Gold, like other assets, moves in long-term trends.

How do you hedge gold futures?

So, the moment you purchase gold from the spot market, you sell an equal quantity on a commodity derivatives exchange. Assume gold costs Rs 30,000 per 10 gm today. You buy a kilo of gold for Rs 30 lakh and simultaneously sell a futures contract for around the same sum. Now assume if by May-end gold falls to Rs 29,000.