Forward Delivery

Business / Finance / Forward Delivery: The purchase in the cash market of the difference between what you are obligated to deliver in a forward contract and the amount of the asset you own. For example, if you agreed to sell 100,000 bushels of corn in September in a forward contract, but you only have 60,000, you need to purchase 40,000 to cover your obligation.

Other Words for Delivery

Delivery Noun Synonyms: liberation, release, deliverance, emancipation
Delivery Verb Synonyms: distribution, delivering, deliverance, conveyance, transportation, transport
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Other Words for Forward

Forward Noun Synonyms: advance, leading, foremost, front, head, first
Forward Adjective Synonyms: (well-)advanced, (well-)developed, progressive, precocious, forward-looking
Forward Verb Synonyms: speed (up), accelerate, advance, hasten, expedite, hurry, quicken, step up
Forward Adverb Synonyms: advance, further, promote, back, foster, support, aid, assist, help, patronize, encourage, nourish, nurse along
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Forward Market

Business / Agriculture / Forward Market: This refers to informal (non-exchange) trading of commodities to be delivered at a future date. Contracts for forward delivery are 'personalized' (i.e., delivery time and amount are determined between MORE

Forwards

Entertainment / Basketball / Forwards: Two players generally positioned closer to the basket than the guards. They often assume a floor position along the perimeters of the free-throw lane and maneuver both inside and outside. MORE

Forward-Looking Multiple

Business / Finance / Forward-Looking Multiple: A transaction for which settlement will occur on a specified date in the future at a price agreed upon on the trade date. MORE

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