Active Month

Active Month

In futures trading, the month immediately following the delivery month. Despite the name, trading on a contract is very inactive during the active month because the contract has already been performed, rendering it worthless.
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The fixed income market witnessed a vary active month by issuing number of Islamic T-bills and Musharakah Sukuk notes.
With the most active month of the flu season still to come, area hospitals and clinics are already reporting a dangerous elevation in the prevalence of the flu.
According to the National Hurricane Center, September 2017 was the most active month for hurricanes on record.
This hasn't been the only record shattered; July 2017 was the most active month for off-plan sales since 2008, when the Dubai Land Department (DLD) began recording data online.
National Hurricane Center reported that the September 2017 was the most active month ever recorded for tropical cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean when measuring the combined strength and duration of storms in the basin.
The summer months are usually a lacklustre period for trading activity, however, it has been an active month for DGCX this year.
Gaurang Desai, CEO of DGCX, commented: "The summer months are usually a lackluster period for trading activity, however, it has been an active month for DGCX this year.
The report showed that the licenses renewed through the first half of the year reached 30,103, whereas May was the most active month in terms of renewal of licenses which amounted to 5,889, according to Wam, the Emirates official news agency, which cited a press statement.
March to April and September to October were the most intense periods of threat events throughout the year, with March being the most active month, and June to July being the least active.
NICS conducted 1,845,847 (NSSF-adjusted) background checks in December, the most active month of the year.
7 billion, in what has become the most active month for acquisitions in the energy sector since oil prices sank two years ago.
BTR race director Alan Rothwell said: "September is going to be a fun, active month for all the family with BTR.