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U.S. Crude Futures Contracts Held By United States Oil Fund in 2008
The United States Oil Fund LP exchange traded fund has built up a large position in crude oil over the past four months, accounting for nearly a quarter of the open interest in the March contract on the NYMEX last week.
Following is a list of the tentative 2009 oil futures contract roll dates for the fund, according to United States Oil Fund’s Website.
|January 6, 2009||July 7, 2009|
|February 6, 2009||August 6, 2009|
|March 6, 2009||September 8, 2009|
|April 7, 2009||October 6, 2009|
|May 5, 2009||November 6, 2009|
|June 8, 2009||December 7, 2009|