Cash transaction

A transaction where exchange is immediate, as contrasted to a forward contract, which calls for future delivery of an asset at an agreed-upon price. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • cash transaction — A transaction in which exchange is immediate in the form of cash, unlike a forward contract (which calls for future delivery of an asset at an agreed upon price). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

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  • Cash — (k[a^]sh), n. [F. caisse case, box, cash box, cash. See {Case} a box.] A place where money is kept, or where it is deposited and paid out; a money box. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] This bank is properly a general cash, where every man lodges his money.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cash account — Cash Cash (k[a^]sh), n. [F. caisse case, box, cash box, cash. See {Case} a box.] A place where money is kept, or where it is deposited and paid out; a money box. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] This bank is properly a general cash, where every man lodges… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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