settlement price

Settlement price

A figure determined by the closing range that is used to calculate gains and losses in futures market accounts. Settlement prices are used to determine gains, losses, margin calls, and invoice prices for deliveries. Related: Closing range.

Settlement Price

In futures, the average price at which a futures contract trades on a given day. It is calculated by taking the average of the opening price and the closing price on that day. The settlement price helps a broker determine whether a client's margin account needs to be called, if the price changes too much, and the client holds the contract in question.

settlement price

In futures trading, an official price established at the end of each trading day by using the range of closing prices for a particular contract. This price, similar to the closing price for stock, is used to determine margin requirements and the following day's price limits.
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The settlement price for the sale of gas outside the territories of the member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States (Tsdz), determined in accordance with the procedure established by the Resolution of the Government of the Russian Federation of February 10, 2015 No.
73 a barrel, down three cents from the last settlement price, but recovered from a session low of $ 61.
On the basis of auction result, the settlement price and calculated accrued interest will be paid to the banks or non-bank financial institutions by crediting the current accounts maintained with Bangladesh Bank.
The Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) has decided to increase its daily limit on share price fluctuations, raising the maximum advance or decline from the previous day's settlement price in an effort to allow investors more room for determining trading prices, according to a recent CSX announcement.
46 price per class A share (derived from a pre-SunEdison settlement price of USD 12.
This rise in settlement price for this month is attributed to several key factors that had direct effect on the market; the most important of which are the indicators to reduce production by OPEC members, expectations to improve the balance of supply and demand and the drop in the US gasoline stocks, as well as
731 a million British thermal units on the New York Mercantile Exchange--its lowest settlement price since early September.
A daily Oman OSP settlement price is published by DME for the Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract at 16.
d) Changes related to final settlement price on the expiration day is determined using the last 30 minutes volume weighted average price of the underlying Security (4.
70 lower than the average daily settlement price of the Oman Crude Oil Financial Contract in Dubai Mercantile Exchange for contracts being traded during March.
The amount will be reduced by a contingent value rights settlement price.
Penguin had earlier this month offered the largest settlement price with $75 million.