Forward delivery

A transaction in which the settlement will occur on a specified date in the future at a price agreed upon on the trade date. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Forward Delivery — A delivery of the underlying asset at the date agreed upon in a forward contract. At the forward delivery, one party will supply the underlying asset and one will buy the asset. The terms and price of the asset was the one agreed upon at the… …   Investment dictionary

  • forward delivery — Com. delivery at a future date. [1925 30] * * * forward delivery noun Delivery of goods at a future date • • • Main Entry: ↑forward …   Useful english dictionary

  • forward delivery — Terms of a contract in which goods are purchased for delivery at some time in the future (compare spot goods). Commodities may be sold for forward delivery up to one year or more ahead, often involving shipment from their port of origin …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • forward delivery — Com. delivery at a future date. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • forward delivery — /fɔwəd dəˈlɪvəri/ (say fawwuhd duh livuhree) noun delivery (of parcels, goods, etc.) at a future date …   Australian English dictionary

  • forward delivery — /ˌfɔ:wəd dɪ lɪv(ə)ri/ noun a delivery at some date in the future which has been agreed between the buyer and seller …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • forward delivery — The transfer of commodities or foreign exchange at a specified date subsequent to the date of the contract that provides for the transfer. American Banker Glossary A transaction in which the settlement will occur on a specified date in the future …   Financial and business terms

  • forward market — The informal (nonexchange) trading of foreign exchange or commodities to be delivered at a future date. Contracts for forward delivery are not standardized. Instead, the delivery time and amount are negotiated by the parties. American Banker… …   Financial and business terms

  • forward — forwardable, adj. forwardly, adv. /fawr weuhrd/, adv. Also, forwards. 1. toward or at a place, point, or time in advance; onward; ahead: to move forward; from this day forward; to look forward. 2. toward the front: Let s move forward so we can… …   Universalium

  • forward quotation — /fɔwəd kwoʊˈteɪʃən/ (say fawwuhd kwoh tayshuhn) noun the price quoted on a forward delivery. Also, forward price …   Australian English dictionary

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