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English definition of “forward market”

forward market

noun [U]     FINANCE
the buying and selling of currencies , goods , etc. in which the price is fixed now for delivery on a particular date in the future : Selling dollars in the forward market now for purchase at some later date can boost profit .
(Definition of forward market noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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