Please register your new Flag Counter!
All that's needed is your email address. You're welcome to create a counter anonymously, but many of our users have wished later on that they had registered. Register your Flag Counter to:
Enable Flag Counter Management section, with many additional features.
Allow us to retrieve your counter's code if you lose it.
Optionally password protect your counter's statistics.
Prevent your own visits from being included in your statistics.
Please double check . Don't worry, we hate spam!
Hedging also occurs when an individual or institution buys an asset (such as a commodity, a bond that has coupon payments , a stock that pays dividends, and so on) and sells it using a futures contract. The individual or institution has access to the asset for a specified amount of time, and can then sell it in the future at a specified price according to the futures contract. Of course, this allows the individual or institution the benefit of holding the asset, while reducing the risk that the future selling price will deviate unexpectedly from the market's current assessment of the future value of the asset.