Delivery

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.

Other Words for Delivery

Delivery Verb Synonyms: distribution, delivering, deliverance, conveyance, transportation, transport
Delivery Noun Synonyms: liberation, release, deliverance, emancipation
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Overnight Delivery Risk

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

Good Delivery And Settlement Procedures

Business / Finance / Good Delivery And Settlement Procedures: A delivery in which everything - order-endorsement, any necessary attached legal papers. MORE

Delivery Tracking

Technology / Email / Delivery Tracking: The process of measuring delivery rates by format, ISP or other factors and delivery failures (bounces, invalid address, server and other errors). An inexact science. MORE

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