life of contract

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Life of Contract

The time between the issue of a futures contract or option and its maturity or expiration. A contract may be traded at any point during its life, subject to the rules of the exchange on which it trades.

life of contract

In futures or options trading, the period of time in which trading can occur before the expiration or settlement. In general, a longer life makes an option more valuable.
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Accel has contractual agreements representing more than $3B of revenue with its local operating partners, with an average remaining contract life of 7.5 years.
This acquisition will enhance EY technology-enabled LMS in the three core areas of contract life cycle management, regulatory risk and compliance, and investigations, the company said.
Consunji's share of revenues from this project is estimated at P14 billion, which is expected to be recognized as revenues over the next 30 months of the contract life.
WaterBridge's Delaware platform has long-term contracts from thirteen producers in the Delaware basin, covering around 420,000 dedicated acres and 2.4 million acres under AMI with a weighted-average remaining contract life of 15 years.
"SEIB's licence in the Qatari market has enabled it to rapidly and significantly scale its operations to a wide swath of health insurance, Takaful (Shari'a-compliant insurance) and non-Takaful products, as well as short-term contract life insurance services for corporate clients that are renewable on an annual basis," he said.
Currently, these features are either treated as derivatives, or changes in their value are amortised over the contract life.
It is currently leased to Al Rowad International Schools for a period of 30 years ending in December 2041 (remaining contract life of 24 years) with an estimated remaining contract value of SR498.14 to SR553.49 million ($133 million to $148 million), it stated.
Zone 3 capacity from east-to-west is contracted at 2.6 billion cubic feet per day with a weighted average remaining contract life of 16 years as of December 31, 2016.
Gazprom was to invest $400m by 2011 and $1.5bn over the contract life and produce between 13.6-16.4 BCM/y from these fields.
Content Analyst (contentanalyst.com) has launched CAAT 3.17, which the company describes as a machine-learning text analytics engine extensively integrated into software applications serving the legal community for e-discovery, information governance, contract life cycle management, intellectual property management and information services.
The power purchase agreements in the acquired portfolio have a weighted average remaining contract life of 19 years with a weighted average credit rating of A3/A-.