Actual market

Actual market

Used in context of general equities. Firm market. Antithesis of Subject market.

Actual Market

1. A commodity market in which commodities are delivered immediately. For example, if one buys 100 barrels of oil on an actual market, the oil is delivered upon execution of the transaction. An actual market is the opposite of a futures market, where delivery is delayed until the futures contract expires.

2. The price at which a trade occurs, as opposed to price at which a given economic theory states that it ought to occur.
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The industry data report package Global Gas Turbine market to 2018 - Market Size, Top 10 Countries, Trends, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for gas turbines in the world.
An ADM source said that out of its commitment to its viewers and to build on its previous investment in these rights, ADM participated in the Premier League's October 2012 invitation to tender with a financial offer that exceeded the actual market value of the product.
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Through CN Aquatrain, the company's actual market extends as far north as Fairbanks.
In other words, insurance company X might thus have acquired Deutsche Telekom shares at a historical market price of Euro 110 while the actual market price is only a modest 11.
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