Contract Market

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Contract Market

A futures or options exchange. Examples include the Chicago Board Options Exchange and Euronext LIFFE. A contract market is also called a designated exchange.
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As the only CFTC designated exchange that is designed specifically for retail traders, Nadex has created a set of Volatility Sentiment Indices that offers a unique insight into the ordinary retail trader's current perception of market risk.
It then transmits the letter to the Fed or other designated exchange.
Although it is still unclear where the 'swop shops' will be, it is believed that Moule's Chemist on Parliament Road is likely to be among the first designated exchange points.
The BSX has Approved Stock Exchange status under Australia's Foreign Investment Fund (FIF) taxation rules; Designated Investment Exchange status by the UK's Financial Services Authority; Recognised Stock Exchange by the UK HM Revenue and Customs; Designated Exchange status under Canada's Income Tax Act and is a member of America's Central Securities Depository Association.
On the other hand, private banks have received approval to run money changers for official trading of three foreign currencies including US dollar, Singapore dollar and euro with Myanmar Kyat at daily designated exchange rate.
Holders of a number of shares in excess of the designated exchange ratio prior to the reverse stock split will continue to be stockholders after the reverse stock split and will not be entitled to receive any cash.
To receive INVESTools common stock, stockholders of record must submit their stock certificates, along with a completed letter of transmittal, to INVESTools' designated exchange agent.
8 million); and other cash, reimbursement of loans and other receivables, of FRF314 million, which has an estimated value of $164 million (at current share prices and exchange rates, including designated exchange rate hedges).
The eLandia shares to be issued to the Datec shareholders will be deposited in escrow to be released in four quarterly installments, with the first release to come 30 days after eLandia becomes listed on a designated exchange or quotation service.
The transfer of a "baton" at designated exchange points from runner to runner symbolizes the transfer of an organ from donor to recipient.
7 million principal amount of debentures tendered, and that rate will become the designated exchange rate.
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