cash price

The cost of a good or service when purchased for cash. In commodity trading, the cash price is the cost of buying the physical commodity on the current day in the spot market, rather than buying contracts in the futures market. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary
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Applies to derivative products. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
See: spot price. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
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Current market price of the actual or physical commodity. Also called the spot price. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary

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cash price UK US noun [C]
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET the price of a product that is being sold in a cash market: »

The US cash price of corn is up 44% this year.

See also ACTUAL PRICE(Cf. ↑actual price), SPOT PRICE(Cf. ↑spot price)
COMMERCE the price of a product if you pay the whole amount immediately using money, rather than using credit: »

Prices quoted are cash prices. If you choose to pay by credit card we will make a charge of 1% on the total hire charge shown.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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