Spot rate


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Spot rate

The theoretical yield on a zero-coupon Treasury security.

Spot Rate

The interest rate or exchange rate on a contract on the current market. Some analysts believe that forward rates accurately predict future spot rates, though others dispute this. See also: Spot price.
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The KCA revised up the spot rate to Rs6500 per maund.
McCullum argues that forward market for foreign exchange is inefficient, therefore the notion that forward rate is an unbiased estimator of forward spot rate is not valid (McCullum, 1993).
It was accepted that at the county court retrial on that point it will be "open to both sides to adduce what evidence they choose about spot rates and equivalent rates".
Assuming a normal probability distribution with an expected percentage change of 0% for the spot rate in 90 days implies that St.
The net remittance is translated into the taxpayer's functional currency at the year-end spot rate.
If it is not a section 988 transaction, related items of income, gain, deduction, or loss are translated into the Section 987 QBU's functional currency at the spot rate on the day the item is properly taken into account under U.
The question could have provided the spot rate in three months' time and asked candidates to state, with the benefit of hindsight, which was the better method.
DELTA]r5(-1, -t) = r5(-1) - r5(-t) is the t-1-week change in the five-year spot rate, lagged one week; and
When the spot rate moves up to 108 or 109, the yen weakens against the dollar, and when the rate moves down, the yen strengthens.
The spot rates remained unchanged at Rs6400 per maund, traders said.
He said the spot rate would possibly go up in the next coming week as 30 percent of the ginning units in Sindh and Punjab suspended their ginning activities due to rains.
TP has a $50 overall economic gain at the time of disposition--the principal amount at the spot rate for date of sale (1,000 [euro] X $0.