Financial Glossary  
           
 Glossary Tutorials Articles About Advertise Contact
Browse the largest investing glossary online.   Search
A
1|2|3
B
1|2
C
1|2|3
D
1|2|3
E
1|2|3
F
1|2|3
G
1|2|3
H
1|2|3
I
1|2|3
J
1|2
K
1|2|3
L
1|2|3
M
1|2|3
 
N
1|2|3
O
1|2|3
P
1|2|3
Q
1|2
R
1|2|3
S
1|2|3
T
1|2|3
U
1|2|3
V
1|2|3
W
1|2
X
1|2
Y
1|2|3
Z
1|2
#
1|2

 
Include Definitions
(more results)
Browse by Category
 
Investing / Investments
Real estate investing
Stock investing
Investment management
Retirement investing
Bonds / bond funds
Mutual Funds
 
Personal Finance
Business and finance
Household finance
Mortgage
Finance dictionary
Corporate finance
Financial service
Money management
Estate planning
Loans
 
Stock Market Investing
Stock research
Stock trading
Stock options
Stock trading
Stock exchanges
 
 
InvestHub.com's
Finance Dictionary and Glossary of Investment Terms

Settlement date  

Definition 1.

The date on which payment is made to settle a trade. For stocks traded on U.S. exchanges, settlement is currently three business days after the trade. For mutual funds, settlement usually occurs in the U.S. the day following the trade. In some regional markets, foreign shares may require months to settle.
 

Definition 2.

The date by which an executed securities transaction must be settled, by paying for a purchase or by delivering a sold asset; usually three business days after the trade was executed (T+3); or one day for listed options and government securities.
 

Definition 3.

1. The date by which an executed security trade must be settled. That is, the date by which a buyer must pay for the securities delivered by the seller. 2. The payment date of benefits from a life insurance policy.
 
  Home | Glossary | Tutorials | Articles | About
Webmasters |Advertise | Contact | Privacy


All material Copyright InvestHub.com and IAT Inc., 2003-2014