Weather Derivatives

Some articles on weather derivatives, derivatives, weather:

Weather Risk Management - Tax Treatment - Accounting For Exchange Traded and Speculative Weather Derivatives
... When they are standardized and traded on exchanges, weather derivatives will fall within the scope of SFAS 133 ... EITF Issue No 99–2 "Accounting for weather derivatives" provides guidance on accounting for weather derivatives that are not exchange–traded ... Entities that enter into speculatives or trading non–exchange derivatives contracts should apply the intrinsic method ...
Weather Risk Management - Further Reading
2000, "Introduction to Weather Derivatives", Weather Derivatives Group, Aquila Energy ... Peter Robison, "Funds raise interest in weather futures", Bloomberg News, August 2, 2007 ... USA Today (2008), "Weather Derivatives becoming hot commodities", USA Today Online posted 6/9/2008 ...

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