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English definition of “Chicago Board of Trade”

Chicago Board of Trade

noun     ( abbreviation CBOT, abbreviation CBT) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
the largest exchange in the world that trades in agricultural crops (= grain , etc.) and financial options and futures : The Chicago Board of Trade was established in 1848 to trade in corn , wheat , oats , and soybeans . On the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade , trading in bond futures was very slow
(Definition of Chicago Board of Trade noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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