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FORWARD RATE Definition & Legal Meaning

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(1) The rate quoted for future delivery of an ASSET, used in the calculation of FORWARDS and FUTURES. A quoted forward rate may reflect a FORWARD PREMIUM or FORWARD DISCOUNT. (2) See IMPLIED FORWARD RATE. (1) See also FORWARD PRICE.


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