GroCapital’s Broking division offers clients (individuals or companies) a facility to hedge price risk of agricultural commodities on the JSE Commodity Derivative Market (SAFEX) and currency risk on the JSE Currency Derivative Market (Yield-X), by making use of futures and options transactions.

JSE Commodity Derivative Market (SAFEX)

GroCapital Broking offers you the peace of mind to know that you can hedge your commodities against price risk movements in a highly volatile market. Commodities that can be hedged include various local and international grains, metals, oil as well as local diesel.

Our futures and options product range related to commodities include white and yellow maize, sunflower, wheat, soybeans, sorghum, Chicago Mercantile Exchange (previously known as CBOT) corn, soybeans, soybean oil, soybean meal and soft red wheat as well as Kansas Board of Trade (KBOT) hard red wheat. Also included are NYMEX Crude-oil, COMEX Copper, COMEX Silver, NYMEX Platinum, COMEX Gold and local Rand based Diesel, based on the European gasoil contract.

JSE Currency Derivative Market (Yield-X)

The JSE Currency Derivative Market offers individuals or companies the opportunity to enter into futures and options contracts such as currencies, bonds and other interest rate derivatives. Currencies include the US dollar, Euro, British pound, Australian dollar, Japanese yen, Canadian dollar, and Swiss franc against the Rand. African currencies listed against the Rand are the Zambian Kwacha, Kenyan Shilling and Nigerian Naira.

Our clients have access to the following added services:

  • Daily market prices per SMS
  • Daily market report (local and international)
  • Portfolios are managed with our live Greek Program
  • Live commodity prices viewing system supplied on request for PC or mobile