Executing a trade for settlement within 2 business days. Advances in wire transfer times allow same day settlement before respective cut off times.
Allows the buyer to secure a fixed price for a future value date up to 12 months in advance. Volume and settlement date are confirmed when trading, a useful tool specifically when markets are volatile.
A pre-determined order to execute a buy or sell transaction at a set price and amount. Can be entered with a time limit or good until closed option.