Managing Weather Risk: Will Derivatives Use Rise?

  • 25 Jul 2011
  • By CME Group
  • Topics: Weather

"More than a third of total U.S. economic growth is linked to weather conditions, according to Commerce Department figures. A warmer-than-expected winter, for example, will directly impact how much fuel will be burned to heat homes, how fast crops will grow and how much consumers will spend."

Read this Futures Industry magazine article to learn more about weather derivatives and managing your weather risks.