Business / Agriculture / Delivery: In settlement of a futures contract, the tender and receipt of the actual commodity, the cash value of the commodity, or of a delivery instrument covering the commodity (e.g., warehouse receipts or shipping certificates). Futures contracts may be settled by delivery, but more often they are settled by offset or cash. Each futures exchange has specific procedures for delivery of a commodity.
Delivery Verb Synonyms: distribution, delivering, deliverance, conveyance, transportation, transport
Delivery Noun Synonyms: liberation, release, deliverance, emancipation
Business / Finance / Overnight Delivery Risk: A risk brought about because differences in time zones between settlement centers require that payment or delivery on one side of a transaction be made without knowing until the next day whether the f MORE
Business / Finance / Good Delivery And Settlement Procedures: A delivery in which everything - order-endorsement, any necessary attached legal papers. MORE