Case | HBS Case Collection | August 1995 (Revised October 1996)

Futures on the Mexican Peso

by Kenneth A. Froot, Matthew McBrady and Mark Seasholes

Abstract

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange needs to decide how to design, and whether and when to introduce, a futures contract on the Mexican peso.

Keywords: Exchange rates; money markets; futures market; country analysis; International Finance; Financial Markets; Futures and Commodity Futures; Financial Services Industry; Chicago; Mexico;

Citation:

Froot, Kenneth A., Matthew McBrady, and Mark Seasholes. "Futures on the Mexican Peso." Harvard Business School Case 296-004, August 1995. (Revised October 1996.)