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Explain how the futures markets can be used to reduce interest rate and input price risk.

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To discuss: The way in which the futures markets can be used to decrease interest rates and input price risk.

Introduction:

A contract between a buyer and a seller to buy and sell an asset for a predetermined price on a specified day in the future is termed as future contract. A futures contract is traded in stock exchanges.

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The way in which the futures markets can be used to decrease interest rates and input price risk is as follows:

The futures market can be used to decrease input price risks and interest rate with hedging techniques. The investors can sell financial future contracts or use a short hedge when the firm is more concern on an interest rate rise...

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