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What's funny about "He leveraged his @#% deep into soy beans and cocoa futures" in The Jerk (1979)?

The joke contrasts a low risk investment strategy with an extremely high risk strategy. The modern equivalent would be "He leveraged his ass deep into Bitcoin and GameStop futures." The low ...
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What are the settlement times trading futures in a cash account

Within the same exchange the settlement to your margin account should be immediate. But for the authoritative answer, always refer to the exchange rules / documentation, as it's the exchange the ...
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When do proceeds from futures settle?

To trade futures contracts you must have a cash and a securities account at your clearing broker / or the exchange directly. For simplicity in the explanation below I'll just refer to your account at ...
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