settlement period

Settlement Period

The number of days between the trade date and the settlement date. The trade date is the day on which investors agree on the security transaction, while the settlement date is the day securities change hands and payment is made. Different types of transactions have different settlement periods. For example, stock trades usually settle on T+3 (three trading days since the trade date) while bonds settle on T+1 (one trading day since the trade date).

settlement period

The period between the trade date and the settlement date. The settlement period on most securities is five business days.
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The preliminary information contained in this press release is subject to confirmation by the depositary and is based on the assumption that all shares tendered through notice of guaranteed delivery will be delivered within the two trading day settlement period.
Some members of parliament have requested extending the settlement period, as six months are not enough, with the right given to the FRA to extend the period for six more months based on what it deems necessary," El-Gohary explained.
And it said: "Having limited knowledge of Government's funding plans beyond 2019/20 is making it extremely difficult to effectively produce longer term financial plans beyond 2019/20 due to so many uncertainties that impact on council funding levels not least the fact that 2020-21 is within the next settlement period.
The council said in its submission to MPs: "The longer implementation means continuing uncertainty, in the context how RSG [revenue support grant] will be replaced beyond the current four-year settlement period but also in the context of an as yet undefined system.
It provides daily dealing with a T+3 day settlement period and was launched in July 2010.
The procedures indicated that an investor shall be considered a shareholder from the date of purchase without waiting for the settlement period, whereas the selling shareholder has no right to attend the meeting or receive cash dividends and bonus shares if they make the sale before the AGM day without waiting for the settlement period.
There was significant interest in the property and with our long-time partner, Angelo, Gordon, we were able to make an all-cash offer in conjunction with an accelerated due diligence and settlement period, thereby meeting the seller's aggressive closing timeframe.
The TSS service allows the investor to sell stocks that they do not own, but can afford within the applicable settlement period (T + 2), in order to achieve profit buying the stock back if the value goes down.
The SEC and industry trade groups like the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association say the shorter settlement period will reduce the risk of default between the time after a trade is done and before it settles, and will align U.
The kingdom's Capital Market Authority has approved plans to adopt a so-called T+2 settlement, allowing a two-day settlement period for equity trades.
Despite compliance with applicable legal requirements and submission of proper petitions, and even acceding to TRB's requests to extend the amicable settlement period by more than 90 days, MNTC has not received any feasible settlement offer from the TRB, MNTC added.
Effective Monday, February 29, and pending CFTC approval, the proposed trading hours for live cattle, feeder cattle and lean hog futures and options will change while the daily settlement period and procedures for CME livestock contracts will remain unchanged.