Today is 31st May. The yield on T-bills is 3% per annum. The futures price for June 30th delivery of Gold is $1593.60 for December 30th delivery the price is $1600.00.
a. Does this pricing present an arbitrage opportunity? Provide a full explanation of your reasoning.
b. How might you construct a portfolio to exploit any such arbitrage opportunity that existed?
c. What are the risks in any such portfolio?
The question belongs to Finance and it discusses about futures price calculation.
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