Spot exchange rates

Exchange rate on currency for immediate delivery. Related: forward exchange rate. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • Exchange rate — The price of one country s currency expressed in another country s currency. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * exchange rate exˈchange rate noun [countable] FINANCE the price at which one currency can be bought with another: • If the… …   Financial and business terms

  • exchange rate — The price of one country s currency expressed in another country s currency. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * exchange rate exˈchange rate noun [countable] FINANCE the price at which one currency can be bought with another: • If the yen… …   Financial and business terms

  • Exchange rate type —   Automated systems classify exchange rates by distinguishing between their purposes. For example, there are spot rates, buy, sell, middle rates, etc. the following are some possible rate types: Today Buying Rate. Today Middle Rate. Today Selling …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • spot rate — The rate available in the spot market as opposed to forward rates. American Banker Glossary The theoretical yield on a zero coupon Treasury security. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * spot rate UK US noun [C] (also spot exchange rate) FINANCE …   Financial and business terms

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