Overview

exchange for physical

Return to overview »

Results | All related links for this item | 1-7 of 7 results for:


Show only full text

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

actuals

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

1 Commodities that can be purchased and used, as opposed to goods traded on a futures contract.

2 In futures contracts or forward dealing, the commodity...

See overview in Oxford Index

against actuals

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

In a commodity market, describing transactions in futures contracts that are offset against transactions in the cash market. See actuals.

See overview in Oxford Index

basis transaction

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

1 A cash and carry transaction (or the reverse), hence basis trading which aims to make a profit on changes in the basis over time.

2 The exchange of an...

See overview in Oxford Index

commodity swap

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

1 An agreement between two parties to exchange a given amount of a commodity at two warehouses to avoid transportation costs (cf. exchange for physical).

2null...

See overview in Oxford Index

physicals

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

Actual commodities rather than futures contracts. Usually taken to indicate the spot purchase and sale of commodities for delivery. Sometimes used for cash. Also called actuals (see against...

See overview in Oxford Index

warehouse stocks

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

Commodities held in exchange warehouses and available for making delivery against a short position in a futures contract. See also against actuals; alternative delivery procedure; cash...

See overview in Oxford Index

warrant

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A security giving the holder the right but not an obligation to buy shares in a company on some future date at a pre-arranged price. A warrant will be valuable if, when the date arrives,...

See overview in Oxford Index