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Settlement

Definition 1

The finalizing of the sale of a 

Property

, as 

ITS

 title is transferred from the seller to the buyer. also called 

Closing

.

Definition 2

Delivery of certificates in 

Exchange

 for payment after a securities 

Trade

.

Definition 3

Resolution of a dispute.

Definition 4

Payment of benefits from a life 

Insurance

 policy.



Related Terms: 23

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,

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Certificate

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CLO

,

Closing

,

Delivery

,

Exchange

,

ECU

,

FICA

,

FIN

,

Insurance

,

Insurance policy

,

ITS

,

Life insurance

,

Policy

,

Property

,

Put

,

SEC

,

Sell

,

Transfer

,

Trade

,

Title


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1035 exchange

,

12b-1 funds

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Automatic Funds Transfer

,

Accrual of discount

,

After-tax basis

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Accommodative monetary policy

,

Accelerated benefits

,

Accidental death benefit

,

Adjustable life insurance

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

After acquired clause

,

After-acquired collateral

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

Average life

,

A shares

,

Average price per share

,

At the money

,

After-tax contributions

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

After-tax

,

After-hours trading

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Away from the market

,

Back pay

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Block trade

,

Bond Buyer

,

Bond resolution

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buy

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Buy the book

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Benefit

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Balloon payment

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Bad title

,

Benefit offset

,

Benefits administration

,

Buy-side

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Closing entry

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

CAT bond

,

Certificate

,

Certificate of Participation

,

CLO

,

Collateral trust certificate

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Crossed trade

,

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Commodities Exchange Center

,

Commodity Exchange

,

Current delivery

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Casualty insurance

,

Chartered Life Underwriter

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit insurance

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Chicago Board Options Exchange

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Clear title

,

Community property

,

Contract for deed

,

Contract sale

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closing statement

,

Commercial property

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Closing transaction

,

Covered call

,

Covered put

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Closing

,

Closing agent

,

Closing date

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Cash sale

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Closing tick

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cash delivery

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Closing bell

,

Closing price

,

Closing purchase

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Delivery vs. payment

,

Delivery vs. receipt

,

Delivery vs. repayment

,

Drawn securities

,

Del credere agency

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Delivery month

,

Delivery point

,

Delivery price

,

Death benefit

,

Decreasing term life

,

Disability insurance

,

Dual life insurance

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Delivery

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Deferred payment

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Down payment

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Deferred payment annuity

,

Defined benefit plan

,

Direct transfer

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Daylight trade

,

Day trade

,

Dead cat bounce

,

Depth of market

,

Electronic Funds Transfer

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Exchange

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

Exchange seat

,

ECU

,

Exchange rate

,

Easy monetary policy

,

E-mini

,

Exchange against actuals

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Exchange versus cash

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Excess insurance

,

Executive indemnity insurance

,

Ex-all

,

Exchange ratio

,

Exchange fund

,

Exchange privilege

,

Exchange-traded option

,

Ex-warrants

,

Earned benefit

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Exchange distribution

,

First In First Out

,

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

,

Face-amount certificate

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Trade Commission

,

Fiscal policy

,

Free trade

,

Fee-for-service

,

Fixed benefits

,

Form S-1

,

Final prospectus

,

Forward sale

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Finite-life REIT

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

FICA

,

Flexible benefit plan

,

Free right of exchange

,

FIN

,

Forward trade

,

Free delivery

,

Good delivery

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Group insurance

,

Group sale

,

Graduated payment

,

Good title

,

Gather in the stops

,

Generation-skipping transfer

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Hang Seng Index

,

Hazard insurance

,

Health insurance

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

In escrow

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

International trade

,

Individual policy pension trust

,

Insurance

,

Insurance agent

,

Insurance broker

,

Insurance carrier

,

Insurance claim

,

Insurance examiner

,

Insurance policy

,

Insurance premium

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Investment policy

,

I/O strip

,

Income property

,

Investment property

,

Immediate payment annuity

,

Incidental benefit

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

ITS

,

Jumping the gun

,

Just title

,

Joint life annuity

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Level premium insurance

,

Level term insurance

,

Life expectancy

,

Life insurance

,

Living benefits

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Lucrative title

,

Life annuity

,

Life expectancy method

,

Leading the market

,

Like-kind exchange

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Last sale

,

Level I quotes

,

Mortgage-backed certificate

,

Municipal bond insurance

,

Municipal Bond Insurance Association

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Monetary policy

,

Major medical insurance

,

Master policy

,

Mortgage life insurance

,

Making delivery

,

Minimum payment

,

Money at call

,

Married put

,

Marketable securities

,

Mutual improvement certificate

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

New York Futures Exchange

,

Nonparticipating life insurance policy

,

Notice of Default

,

Naked call

,

Naked put

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Non-investment property

,

Nonforfeitable benefit

,

Net change

,

Off the books

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open trade equity

,

Option exchange

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pro forma

,

Property inventory

,

Participation certificate

,

Payment date

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

Put bond

,

Put provision

,

Payment for order flow

,

Public Securities Association

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Participating insurance

,

Periodic payment plan

,

Policy

,

Policy limit

,

Policy loan

,

Policy surrender

,

Private Mortgage Insurance

,

Property damage coverage

,

Per stirpes

,

Power of Attorney

,

Property

,

Preforeclosure sale

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Pairs trade

,

Protective put

,

Protective put buying

,

Put

,

Put option

,

Put swaption

,

Put warrant

,

Perfecting title

,

Perfect title

,

Personal property

,

Property tax

,

Pension benefit

,

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Portfolio insurance

,

Preservation of capital

,

Put ratio backspread

,

Property assessment

,

Painting the tape

,

Primary exchange

,

Put/call ratio

,

Quiet title

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Regular-way delivery

,

Reading the tape

,

Real-time trade reporting

,

Receive against payment

,

Receive versus payment

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Replacement cost insurance

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Regulation Z

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Residential property

,

Residential rental property

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Regional exchange

,

SEC filing

,

SG&A

,

Savings Association Insurance Fund

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stop payment

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Sell

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Sell plus

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Standard of living

,

Series 3

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Self insurance

,

Single-premium life insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Survivor benefit

,

Survivorship insurance

,

Stock certificate

,

Stock exchange

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Securities lending

,

Seller financing

,

Single-payment loan

,

Standard payment calculation

,

Scorched-earth policy

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Synthetic put

,

Special use property

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Single-life annuity

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Short sale rule

,

Swing trade

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Transfer

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Trade

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tight monetary policy

,

Trade barrier

,

Trade deficit

,

Trade surplus

,

Take delivery

,

Trade house

,

Term insurance

,

Title insurance

,

Transfer agent

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Title

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

Title binder

,

Title company

,

Title defect

,

Title search

,

Transfer tax

,

Transfer payments

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Tax sale

,

Take a bath

,

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

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Umbrella liability insurance

,

Universal life

,

Uncovered call

,

Uncovered put

,

Unencumbered property

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Vanishing premium policy

,

Variable life

,

Variable universal life

,

Wire transfer

,

World Trade Organization

,

Waiver of premium

,

W-2 Form

,

Wash sale rule

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Z shares


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