Future Contracts

Trading of Different Futures Contracts

To start trading futures, investors choose the asset they want to trade, and make an initial margin deposit with a broker. The broker will then place the trade for the specific asset with the clearinghouse. A maintenance margin is required in order to keep the account active.

Category Description Currently Listed Underling
Futures Contracts on Domestic Commodities  Deliverable contracts on commodities primarily produced and consumed in Pakistan Rice, Wheat, Sugar, Gold 
Futures Contracts on International Commodities  Cash-settled contracts based on internationally traded commodities  Gold, Silver, Crude Oil, Cotton, Palm Oil 
Financial Futures  Futures contracts based on domestic financial assets, securities and indices  Kibor