Advertising

Actuals

• The physical commodity underlying a futures contract. Cash commodity, physical.

• Is the real or underlying asset for a derivative product or commodity market.

• The cash commodity as opposed to the futures contract. Also known as cash or the spot.

 
 Embedded terms in definition
 Asset
Cash commodity
Cash
Commodity
Contract
Derivative
Futures contract
Futures
Market
Underlying asset
Underlying
 
 Referenced Terms
 Aa: See Against Actuals.

 Against cash: See Against Actuals.

 Commodity or commodities: Are often viewed as the futures markets on both physical and financial items. Sometimes, commodities is used more narrowly to refer to physical goods such as, gold, silver, wheat, and pork bellies. Then financial futures would refer to stock indices, eurodollars, treasuries, currencies, and other security-type instruments. In a more restrictive sense, commodity or commodities refer to the Actuals in the spot market.

 
 Related Terms
 Against actuals

<< Actual or observed Acus >>

How to Ace Your First Test Managing Real Money in the Real World: As a teen, you're beginning to make some grown-up decisions about how to save and spend your money. That's why learning the right ways to manage money…right from the start…is important. Here are suggestions. More...

If you are all wrapped up in yourself, you are overdressed - Kate Halverson

Advertising



Copyright ©2009-2019 GVC. All rights reserved.