Glossary

Updated 1 April 2019

This glossary offers definitions of technical terms commonly used in the BIS Quarterly Review.

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open interest

Total amount of exchange-traded contracts that have been entered into on a given day and not yet settled.

Updated: 19 May 2017
open interest

Total amount of exchange-traded contracts that have been entered into on a given day and not yet settled.

Updated: 19 May 2017