Cash markets


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Cash markets

Also called spot markets, these are markets that involve the immediate delivery of a security or instrument. Related: Derivative markets.

Spot Market

A market in which an asset bought or sold is delivered immediately. To give a basic example, if one buys a stock and it is delivered immediately, one utilizes the spot market. It differs from derivatives markets like futures. Perhaps less commonly, it is called the cash market.
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So where is this strength in the cash market coming from?
The demand matrix suggests that while prices have done an adequate job of rationing demand in some areas, the more heavily weighted demand components may still provide substantial support to the market place, specifically the cash market. Evidence of this is seen in the strong interior basis and the inverted forward curve of futures prices.
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Finnish-Swedish stock exchange operator OMX AB said on Monday (27 September) that it had launched the common Nordic trading platform SAXESS at the Helsinki, Tallinn and Riga stock exchanges for trading on the cash markets.
John Tyson, chairman and CEO of Tyson Foods, said that "thousands" of the nation's meat producers sell cattle through such agreements rather than in cash markets. He said the ruling would allow the producers to continue doing business with companies such as Tyson Foods.
Essential Coffee, published every Friday, complies news from Brazil, Columbia, Vietnam, Mexico, London, Singapore, Kenya and Uganda, and carries weekly reports on cash markets with prices.
The increases in the margin levels for futures and options contracts during and shortly after the October crisis yielded the clearinghouses protection even greater than that provided by margins in the cash market. More recently, however, margin levels have been reduced on futures contracts and in some instances the level of protection provided as of June 1989 is less than in the cash markets.
Deutsche Brses cash markets generated a turnover of 123.4 billion in January (previous year: 156.5 billion).
Asian Market Wrap: Treasury futures declined in thin volumes, while cash markets are shut for a U.S.
NYSE Euronext's European cash markets have migrated to the UTP, its derivatives markets are currently moving on to the platform and US cash markets will follow suit in early 2011.
Deutsche Borse cash markets achieved a turnover of 165.1 billion in March (2017: 135.7 billion).
NYSE Euronext's European cash markets have already migrated to the UTP and the exchange is currently in the process of rolling out its derivatives markets on the platform.