Last Updated on: 16th February 2021, 09:52 am
A forward contract is a non-standardized contract and an obligation to buy or sell a particular security at a predetermined price at a specified time in the future. It aims to mitigate the risk faced by investors in the shape of variations in forex exchange rates, bonds, stocks, indexes, and commodities. It’s also a “forward outright”.
Vincent Nyagaka is a Professional Trader, Analyst & Author. He has been actively engaged in market analysis for the past 7 years. He has a monthly readership of 100,000+ traders and has taught over 1,000 students since 2014. Vincent is also an experienced instructor and public speaker. Check out Vincent’s Professional Trading Course here.