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Benefits of Trading Micro Crude Oil Futures vs Standard Oil Futures

Originally published at: https://optimusfutures.com/tradeblog/archives/benefits-of-trading-micro-crude-oil-futures/%20

This article on the benefits of Trading Micro Crude Oil Futures is the opinion of Optimus Futures. Micro futures can help new or small traders reduce their risk exposure enough to test out new strategies or make the transition from simulated trading to trading in a live market. The smaller sizes that micros offer can help traders customize their position size. Hedging a commodity ETF is another potential benefit of micro futures, particularly for investors whose equity positions are too small for a standard contract size. Perhaps you’re an investor who needs to protect a modest position in an oil…