Fed's policy could raise basis risk

Suderman, Arlan
October 2011
California Farmer;Oct2011, Vol. 294 Issue 10, p37
The article reports on the U.S. Federal Reserve whose actions of increasing money flow in the U.S. economy to help stimulate the economy could create an explosion in futures prices, causing basis to collapse, leaving farmers with basis-open contracts in major grains at risk. INSET: Key Points.


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