MARKET UPDATE: OCTOBER COMES TO A CLOSE

The end of the month has arrived and we’re seeing a mark to market with with billions of dollars in synthetic positions replicating the action in the stock market.  Jack explains why the futures contract is marked to an artificial settlement.

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