Futures are a very popular form of trading on the price of a financial asset going up or down in the future.
About the Author
Marcus Holland - Marcus Holland has been trading the financial markets since 2007 with a particular focus on soft commodities. He graduated in 2004 from the University of Plymouth with a BA (Hons) in Business and Finance.
Day Trading can carry a high risk to your capital can be very volatile and prices may move rapidly against you. Only speculate with money you can afford to lose as many trading methods carry leverage which mean you may lose more than your original deposit and be required to make further payments.