Life of Contract

What is Life of Contract?

Life of Contract meaning Period between the beginning of trading in a particular futures contract and the expiration of trading. In some cases, this phrase denotes the period already passed in which trading has already occurred. For example, ‘The life-of-contract high so far is $2.50.’ Same as life of delivery or life of the future.

 

reference: U.S. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION – CFTC Glossary

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