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interest rate futuresnoun [plural]

uk   us   FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
futures that are ​bought to ​protect against possible future ​losses caused by ​changes in ​interestrates: Interest-rate ​futures are ​contracts of the future ​delivery of ​interest-bearing securities.
(Definition of interest rate futures from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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