reverse cash and carry arbitrage


reverse cash and carry arbitrage
An arbitrage trade entered into where a futures contract is purchased and the underlying asset is sold in the cash market. Such a trade will be effected where the trader believes that the futures is trading relatively cheaply to its fair value. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary

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