There are many types of commodities including precious and base metals, softs, oil and gas, livestock, agricultural and commodity indexes. With the world’s population expanding and the emergence of a new middle class in many countries, demand has exploded for many commodities globally. This has created an imbalance in the traditional supply and demand equation creating tremendous volatility in this asset class.
GFMI offers a full suite of commodity markets courses. Following is an example from our commodity markets curriculum: