This glossary will assist you in understanding the terminology used in the futures industry.
Disclaimer: This material has been prepared by a sales or trading employee or agent of Farmers Trading
Company and is, or is in the nature of, a solicitation. This material is not a research report prepared
by Farmers Trading Company’s Research Department. By accepting this communication, you agree
that you are an experienced user of the futures markets, capable of making independent trading
decisions, and agree that you are not, and will not, rely solely on this communication in making
DISTRIBUTION IN SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY BE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY
LAW. PERSONS IN POSSESSION OF THIS COMMUNICATION INDIRECTLY SHOULD
INFORM THEMSELVES ABOUT AND OBSERVE ANY SUCH PROHIBITION OR
RESTRICTIONS. TO THE EXTENT THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED THIS COMMUNICATION
INDIRECTLY AND SOLICITATIONS ARE PROHIBITED IN YOUR JURISDICTION
WITHOUT REGISTRATION, THE MARKET COMMENTARY IN THIS COMMUNICATION
SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED A SOLICITATION.
The risk of loss in trading futures and/or options is substantial and each investor and/or trader must
consider whether this is a suitable investment. Past performance, whether actual or indicated by
simulated historical tests of strategies, is not indicative of future results. Trading advice is based on
information taken from trades and statistical services and other sources that Farmers Trading
Company believes are reliable. We do not guarantee that such information is accurate or complete
and it should not be relied upon as such. Trading advice reflects our good faith judgment at a
specific time and is subject to change without notice. There is no guarantee that the advice we give
will result in profitable trades.