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Forward commitment

A sale or 

Purchase

 of a security at a specified price, with 

Delivery

 and 

Cash

 settlement to occur at a specified future date.



Related Terms: 10

Cash

,

Cash settlement

,

Delivery

,

ECU

,

ECI

,

OCC

,

Purchase

,

SEC

,

Settlement

,

Settle


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Starting With: F


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Accrual of discount

,

Agency security

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asked price

,

Asking price

,

Asset-backed security

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjusted futures price

,

At risk

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Adjustment date

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Average price per share

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

At the money

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Book-entry security

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Cash

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Cash basis

,

Cash budget

,

Cash control

,

Cash conversion cycle

,

Cash cycle

,

Cash earnings

,

Cash equivalence

,

Cash journal

,

Cash ratio

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Cash reserves

,

Cleared date

,

Cabinet security

,

Call date

,

Call price

,

Cash equivalents

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Conversion parity price

,

Conversion price

,

Convertible security

,

Cash account

,

Code of procedure

,

Cash dividend

,

Capitalization of income

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cash commodity

,

Cash market

,

Cash price

,

Cash settlement

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Current delivery

,

Cash surrender value

,

Cash value

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Cash withdrawal

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract sale

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Cash advance

,

Cash collateral

,

Cash credit

,

Cash-out refinancing

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Cash Against Documents

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Closing date

,

Cash-balance plan

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Cash sale

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Cash buying

,

Cash delivery

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Closing price

,

Closing purchase

,

Date draft

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Delivery vs. payment

,

Delivery vs. receipt

,

Delivery vs. repayment

,

Digested security

,

Distribution date

,

Dollar price

,

Droplock security

,

Due date

,

Del credere agency

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery month

,

Delivery point

,

Delivery price

,

Derivative security

,

Discounted Cash Flow Analysis

,

Dated date

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Delivery

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Distressed security

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Exchangeable security

,

Exempt security

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

ECI

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Exchange versus cash

,

Effective date

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Expiration date

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights date

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Full price

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Free market price

,

Forward price

,

Futures price

,

Form S-1

,

Floating security

,

Friends and family offering

,

Forward sale

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Free right of exchange

,

Free delivery

,

Good delivery

,

Graduated security

,

GDP implicit price deflator

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Group sale

,

Growth and income fund

,

Grant date

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Head and shoulders

,

Held at the opening

,

Horizontal price movement

,

Inflation-indexed security

,

Investment security

,

Issue date

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In-process research and development

,

I/O strip

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

Jointly and severally

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Letter security

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit price

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lease-purchase agreement

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Last sale

,

Level I quotes

,

Modified cash basis

,

Marketable security

,

Market conversion price

,

Maturity date

,

Mortgage-backed security

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Make a market

,

Market if touched order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Making delivery

,

Money at call

,

Maximum price fluctuation

,

Non-cash expense

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Negotiable security

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Next Day Settlement

,

Operating cash flows

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Offering price

,

Out-of-favor

,

Or better

,

Offering date

,

Opinion of title

,

OCC

,

Option price

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

Petty cash

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Payment date

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Purchase

,

Payable date

,

P&L

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

Parity price

,

Price limit

,

Public offering price

,

Power of Attorney

,

Preforeclosure sale

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Projected maturity date

,

Purchase-money mortgage

,

Price spread

,

Purchase agreement

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Price range

,

Price-weighted index

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Redemption date

,

Redemption price

,

Registered security

,

Regular-way delivery

,

Residual security

,

Restricted security

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Record date

,

Retail Price Index

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Stamped security

,

SEC fee

,

Segregation of securities

,

Settlement

,

Stop price

,

Standard of living

,

Settlement price

,

Spot price

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Settlement options

,

Subscription price

,

Settle

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Structured settlement

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Senior security

,

Settlement sheet

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Social Security

,

Social Security Tax

,

Share price

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Security analysis

,

Short purchase

,

Short sale rule

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Same Day Funds Settlement

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

Settlement date

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Treasury Inflation-Protected Security

,

Trust-preferred security

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Take delivery

,

Tenancy at will

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Tax sale

,

Take a bath

,

Target price

,

Trade date

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Underlying security

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

With interest

,

Wage price spiral

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

Wash sale rule

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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