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Cash price

Applies to derivative products. See: Spot price.

Cash Price

On an exchange, the price of a security or commodity at the present moment. If one buys or sells a security or commodity, one pays the cash price. The cash price contrasts with the futures price. It is also called the current price and the spot price. See also: Spot rate.

cash price

A price quotation in a cash market. In securities trading, a cash price distinguishes a transaction as being other than a regular five-day delivery, a difference that may be sought for tax or dividend reasons. In commodities trading, a cash price implies immediate or nearly immediate delivery as opposed to settlement in a specified future month. Also called spot price.
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Lewis performs a fanciful calculation: At present prices of around $50 a ton, the asteroids yield $7 billion of the metal per person for everyone alive today, or an affluent standard of living for a population far larger.
However, in order to keep the present prices they called for a VAT cut and reinforced control of illegal transporters.
At present prices it would cost Norwich Union pounds 2.
Ibrox currently holds over 50,000 and, even at present prices, a full-house would bring in pounds 1 million.
We're looking at the mines at the present prices and developing a strategy from there.
According to insurance companies, that would be bad for their business, considering that with the present prices too they have been operating on the brink of cost-effectiveness.
The buyback was part of a long-term "capital management programme", which did not necessarily rule out future acquisitions, although at present prices most possible targets looked expensive.
Ibrox currently holds 51,000 and, even at present prices, a full-house would bring in pounds 1m.