In This Chapter
Gaining exposure to commodities in a variety of ways
Investigating exchanges around the world
Placing orders at the exchange
The goal of this chapter is to help you figure out how much of your portfolio you should devote to commodities and introduce you to the vehicles that let you invest in them — from mutual funds to master limited partnerships. If you've ever wondered how to get commodities into your portfolio, you can't afford to skip this chapter!
You have several methods at your disposal, both direct and indirect, ...