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forward market

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(Economics) a market in which contracts are made to buy or sell currencies, commodities, etc, at some future date at a price fixed at the date of the contract. Compare spot market
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Noun1.forward market - a commodity exchange where futures contracts are traded
commodities exchange, commodities market, commodity exchange - an exchange for buying and selling commodities for future delivery
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Going forward market gurus reckoned that any positive outcome (ie Pakistan manages to avoid blacklisting) from the ongoing FATF's plenary session could extend the relief rally witnessed in the last two trading sessions.
1998 -- Forward market trades commence in Kuwait Stock Exchange, making it the first in the Middle East to deal in such operations.
It fell to a 17-year low of 0.38261 against the dollar in the spot market as hedge funds sold the currency in the forward market because of concern about the country's rising public debt
The risk of fund outflows from the region has helped to push the currencies of Gulf Arab countries down slightly against the US dollar in the forward market this week.
In forward market on Tuesday, premium for dollar declined further on persistent receivings from exporters.
For the 2016 Capacity Trading Report, Skipping Stone also analyzed the trend toward forward market trading in capacity.
SAMA said it was issuing the statement "in response to what has been mentioned in some media about the riyal exchange rate policy." SAMA added: "Speculation that occurs from time to time about the riyal in the forward market is inaccurate.
Financial markets feel that weaknesses and relative vulnerabilities of GCC economies today need to be reflected in price performance, and since the market cannot express this weakness in the spot market, it has taken it to the currency forward market to try to express these vulnerabilities.
Al-Mubarak said in a statement today, ''We have observed recently volatility in the USD/SAR forward market due to the mispricing linked to market operators' misperception about the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's overall economic backdrop.
Total quantity or scope: The forward market quantities duration are shown in the files "financial Response Framework" attached to the DCE.
Forward Market Media, the company behind TeamTix, said it is opening a forward market that ensures individuals they will get to the stadium on game day in an unforgettable way if their team qualifies for the first-ever College Football Playoff games.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 17, 2014-FMM opens forward market for College Football Playoff games

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