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Futures Contract

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An agreement to purchase or sell a commodity for a delivery in the future:

(1) at a price that is determined at initiation of the contract;

(2)which obligates each party to the contract to fulfill the contract at the specified price;

(3) which is used to assume or shift price risk;

(4) which may be satisfied by delivery or offset.

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