Risk glossary


Natural gas

Gas consisting mainly of methane and ethane that occurs naturally in the earth’s crust. It is often found in association with crude oil, when it is called associated gas. Futures and options contracts are traded on Nymex and the International Petroleum Exchange (IPE).

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