Basics

Introducing Home Price Hedging Fund (“HPHF”)

I’ve created an entity called Home Price Hedging Fund (“HPHF”) to facilitate OTC trading in home price indices. While I remain of the view that the CME platform is the most transparent, pure-play on forward home price indices, I have received a number of requests from readers looking to express a view on home price indices not referenced by the CME Case Shiller contracts. HPHF was created to try to serve those readers’s needs.

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A proposal to jump-start HPHF agreements for Seattle

Looking to jump-start Seattle home price hedging agreements.

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CME Case Shiller Home Price Index Futures -post Tues AM #'s

The CME Case Shiller home price index futures are about unchanged (at an aggregate level). The table below illustrates quotes for the Nov '19 expiration (X19) for the ten-city index contract (HCI) as well as the ten regional components. Bids, Asks, and Mid-market levels are shown from late yesterday and earlier this morning.

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How to get started trading CME Case Shiller home prices contracts

This blog is a set of answers to FAQs related to the question -"How do I get started trading Case Shiller contracts".

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Recap of Q1 activity in CME S&P Case Shiller home price index contracts

I've posted a recap of activity in the CME S&P Case Shiller home price index contracts for Q1.

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